Bastian Feder bastian.feder at gmail.com
Wed Jul 16 19:23:26 CEST 2008

I also managed to connect to WPA2 and open hotspots. But do not get a
nameresolution. I will work on that tonight ... perhabs I find the
Any idea on your side? Do you get nameresolution?


On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 7:16 PM, Matthew Lane <malane at purdue.edu> wrote:
> Stephen Shelton wrote:
>> I've been beating my head against the wall trying to get my FR to connect to any
>> secured wireless AP. It has no trouble connecting if there is no encryption, but
>> I've had no luck otherwise.
>> If anyone has had a better experience than me, perhaps you could take a look at
>> the "GTA02 WLAN" page on the wiki (http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/GTA02_WLAN) and
>> contribute or clean up.
>> Most specifically, I keep getting messages such as "ioctl[SIOCSIWENCODEEXT]"
>> which would lead me to believe the kernel is unhappy...
>> Much thanks to anyone who might contribute...
> I've spent a great deal of time messing with WIFI also.  Once I get some
> more experience with the OM platform, I might contribute to building a
> gui network manager.
> I also get that error message when starting udhcpc.  All the tricks lie
> in your wpa_supplicant.conf file located in /etc/wpa_supplicant/.  There
> are a few [poorly] written syntax tutorials to create this
> wpa_supplicant, but once you get the swing of it, it's not too bad.
> What kind of network are you attempting to connect to?  I haven't
> figured out how to connect to my university's PEAP network yet, but I
> have gotten WPA2 & Open networks to connect successfully.
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