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Wed Jun 3 16:24:54 CEST 2009

Torfinn Ingolfsen

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Hi,<br><br><div class=3D"gmail_quote">On Sun, Sep 13, 2009 at 1:31 PM, Will=
iam Kenworthy <span dir=3D"ltr">&lt;<a href=3D"mailto:billk at">b=
illk at</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote=
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I think you should be looking into this first &quot;WPA: No SSID info found=
(msg 1 of 4)&quot;<br></blockquote><div><br>This messgae is probably bogus,=
 see the following messages.<br>=A0<br></div><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quo=
te" style=3D"border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt=
 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
Is the AP transmitiing its SSID - if not turn it on for testing at least<br=
(cant confirm, but I suspect it must be on for wifi to work).<br></blockquo=
te><div>=A0</div><div>That is certainly wrong for any other Linux distribut=
ion I am using - SSID doesn&#39;t have to be visible.<br>=A0<br></div><bloc=
kquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, =
204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">

What does &quot;iwlist eth0 scan&quot; show?</blockquote><div><br>It shows =
all available WLANs as expected. Here is abridged output:<br>=A0root at neo:/h=
ome/root# iwlist eth0 scan<br>eth0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Scan completed :<br>=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Cell 01 - Address: 00:0E:2E:F9:3F:7C<br>
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 ESSID:&quot;AirLi=
 Mode:Master<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 F=
requency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1)<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Quality=3D8/94=A0 Signal level=3D-87 dBm=A0 Noise level=
=3D-95 dBm<br>
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Encryption key:on=
<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:bcn_int=
=3D100<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:w=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:rsn_ie=3D30180=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:wmm_ie=3Ddd=
=A0=A0 Cell 04 - Address: 00:0F:66:51:AA:41<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 ESSID:&quot;kg4&quot;<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Mode:Master<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Frequency:2.417 GHz (Channel 2)<br>
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Quality=3D38/94=
=A0 Signal level=3D-57 dBm=A0 Noise level=3D-95 dBm<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Encryption key:on<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:bcn_int=3D100<br>=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:wpa_ie=3Ddd160050=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Cell 05 - Address: 00:21:27:F7:C4:2E<br>=A0=A0=
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 ESSID:&quot;LFG9&quot;<=
br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Mode:Master<br=
>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Frequency:2.447 =
GHz (Channel 8)<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=
=A0 Quality=3D6/94=A0 Signal level=3D-89 dBm=A0 Noise level=3D-95 dBm<br>
=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Encryption key:on=
<br>=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Extra:bcn_int=
=3D100<br><br>As you can see, my network &quot;kg4&quot; is in there.<br><b=
r></div><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"border-left: 1px solid r=
gb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
 - remember the FR wifi setup is DEAF<br></blockquote><div><br>Excuse me? W=
hy do you say that?<br>=A0<br></div><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=
=3D"border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; p=
adding-left: 1ex;">

- you need to be twice as close to the AP as a typical laptop with a<br>
solid connection to even see the AP - and ideally a couple of meters<br>
away when testing like this to remove doubt.<br></blockquote><div><br>I am =
withing that range - my living room isn&#39;t very large. :-)<br>=A0<br>&gt=
; Install wmiconfig and run &quot;wmiconfig -i eth0 --power maxperf&quot; a=
</div><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"border-left: 1px solid rgb=
(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">powering on=
 the wifi chip and before scanning.<br>
<br></blockquote><div>Is this different from the &#39;txpower&#39; and / or=
 &#39;power&#39; options for iwconfig?<br>=A0<br></div><blockquote class=3D=
"gmail_quote" style=3D"border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0=
pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">

WPA[1|2] works fine for me using wifi manually in a similar fashion to<br>
you - but I am currently on shr.<br></blockquote><div>=A0</div><div>Good to=
 know. <br><br></div><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"border-left=
: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1e=

There are also wifi issues with some kernels, but I have not used qtmoko<br=
so cant say if thats one of them.<br></blockquote><div><br>Well, the &quot;=
v9&quot; version of QtMoko is believed to fix the wifi issues.<br>From my t=
esting so far, ther still seems to be some bugs left. <br></div></div>
-- <br>Regards,<br>Torfinn Ingolfsen<br>


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