Fast questions (email, GPRS, WiFi...)

Charles-Henri Gros charles-henri.gros+openmoko at
Sat Jul 26 07:12:15 CEST 2008

Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:
>> Is it possible to leave the USB connection up, so you can work on the
>> Freerunner via ssh, and at the same time bring up the WIFI?
> sure -- just have wifi and usb0 on different networks (e.g.
> for usb and for wifi). the only glitch
> might come if you are going to access internet and by default usb0 sets
> up itself as a gateway interface -- so just remove it from the route or
> directly from usb0 definition in interfaces

I use this:

iface eth0 inet dhcp
      wpa-conf /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf
      up route del default dev usb0

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