QtMoko - WiFi - ease of use?

Torfinn Ingolfsen tingox at gmail.com
Fri Oct 30 19:03:55 CET 2009

Hello again,

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 2:35 PM, Torfinn Ingolfsen <tingox at gmail.com> wrote:

> Ok, so now WiFi works - great.
> (still on QrMoko v11, I hope to upgrde to v12 before Radek releases again).
> And when I am at home and the Neo is connected to my own wireless network
> it is truly great.
> Scan seems to work ("WLAN Detection"), but I have to select "Add Networks"
> afterward, results (of the scan) doesn't show up automatically.
> However, the list of new networks doesn't indicate if the networks are
> encrypted or open.
> And if I try to connect to a network, the connection will just fail if the
> network is encrypted, without even asking me fro a passphrase.
> If I go into the "wireless encryption" screen, all the new networks show up
> as open (even when they are encrypted)
> Seriously, It can't be supposed to work like this, that I have to know
> every detail about a network I want to connect to?
> As long as I have the correct passphrase, the "WLAN program" in QtMoko
> should figure out the rest of the technical details.
> So, is ther an easier way? Something that works like NetworkManager in
> Ubuntu perhpas?

The silence seems to indicate that there isn't a usable tool for QtMoko when
it comes to easily connect to any wireless network from the gui when I am
"out and about".
Any hints to the comtrary would be nice...

Torfinn Ingolfsen
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