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Re: [opensuse] How can I boot with wireless enabled to a WPA secured access point?
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2006 21:40:27 -0900
  • Message-id: <200612202140.28313.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 20 December 2006 09:57, Stephen Carter wrote:
> I'm running SLED10 and in YaST it appears I can only setup a WEP
> connection during boot. This works as when I change the security of my
> Access Point to WEP, enter the details in YaST for my wireless card and
> reboot, sure enough I get the nice 'blinky-blinky' wireless light before
> I'm presented with a login prompt.
> Problem is I don't want to use WEP, I want to use WPA on my access point
> but I can't see how to set it up in YaST for boot.
> NetworkManager is fine and kicks in my wireless nic after I login, using
> credentials stored in my keyring, but I want to authenticate against a
> server at login, not after..

configure it to use old method, (ifup) rather than NetworkManager.
Its a setting in Yast.
John Andersen
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