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Useful Wireless Networking Connection Commands - Ubuntu/Debian Linux

Aug 21, 2009, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to panayara for this link. ]

"iwlist scan - shows wireless networks that are available in the area with basic encryption information

lshw -C network - Shows Details of Interface card and drivers of each networking device

lspci -nn - Shows PCI vendor and device codes as both numbers and names of hardware connected to the pci bus

lsusb - Shows USB connected hardware

lshw -C usb - Additional info on USB related hardware (good for USB dongles)"

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