Wireless Security WPA2

Jerry Vonau jvonau at shaw.ca
Fri Sep 2 01:39:36 EDT 2011


On Fri, 2011-09-02 at 01:21 -0400, Kevin Gordon wrote:
> Folks:
> 
> I have a site where I sometimes work on my little XO's that has now
> implemented WPA2 Enterprise wireless security.  On the Gnome side I
> can edit a Wireless Network Connection to correctly enter the
> parameters and get onto the network.  However, I cannot seem to get a
> connection on the Sugar side.(Build11-2/874).  Is there some way I can
> get Sugar to use the configuration from the Gnome side, or is there a

When in the editor tick the box "Available to all users", sets up a
system connection with the config saved in 
/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-<conn name> 

>  terminal command I can execute in Sugar there that would allow me to
>  make a connection to a WPA2 Enterprise infrastructure?  Even with
> WPA2 Personal with pre-shared keys, it doesn't seem to be sharing the
> connection information between Gnome and Sugar, but it in the end,
> WPA2 Personal it does work just fine on both sides.
> 
> Thanks,

Should auto-connect on boot too.

Jerry



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