10 tools to connect to wireless networks in Linux
Jul 15, 2009, 12:02 (1 Talkback[s])
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"I spend much of my time on wireless networks. The distribution
of Linux I’m using and the hardware I’m using will
dictate which application I use to connect to any given access
point. Some of these tools are distribution independent. Some are
not. Some were created for a specific desktop but will still work
with other desktops.
"For many mobile Linux users, being able to connect via wireless
is just a matter of finding the right tool. Here are 10 of them
that will help you connect your Linux laptop to a wireless access
point. If one doesn’t work (or install), try another.
Eventually you’ll get connected."