I need to see the channels used by all wifi networks in range in order to improve my wifi connection by selecting the channel to be used by my modem (a procedure related to the 'freebox' modem).
In Windows there is Vistumbler (that I know of).
What would be the equivalent in Ubuntu?
Edits after answers/comments:
The name of my wireless is registered as
wlan#) - as confirmed after comments and chats
What I want is a program that would display all wireless networks in range (which any network app does) and the channel used by each of them, like Vistumbler does:
- I have an answer that seems satisfactory for now (wicd)- but please post more if there are other similar apps.