Ad hoc networks doesn't have a central node (an Access Point) to route all communication. All nodes can route data for other nodes.

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Scan for new wireless networks continuously in adhoc mode

I have two laptops in an ad-hoc mode (with same essid, broadcast id, etc.). Sometimes, they don't ping each other even though they are next to each other. I always have to initiate a scan from each ...
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How to redirect all requests within a wlan using ad-hoc to a specific address or hostname

I'm setting up an ubuntu embedded system as a "master" server which will then broadcast to clients using ad-hoc in a wlan. The purpose is for a client to access the wlan and then access a webapp on my ...
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Ubuntu Network Manger keep creating Ad-Hoc Hotspot. No infrastructure. A bug?

I'd like to share my Ubuntu wired connection with a Wifi android tablet. To do that I could use the "Use as Hotspot..." function in System Settings->Network. As I can understand, android has issues ...
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Problem with AD-HOC wifi option

I have internet access by ethernet and I want to use my notebook as a wifi point. I want to have internet access on various devices, too. I am trying to make my notebook as wifi access point by using ...
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Ad Hoc: Sharing a wifi connection in use?

Say my laptop is connected to a WiFi hotspot. Is it possible to simultaneously create an ad-hoc network for that same laptop, so I can connect my phone to my laptop instead of directly to the WiFi ...
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Can't create ad-hoc network

I seem to have trouble creating an ad-hoc network in XUbuntu. I'm using the network manager to create the ad-hoc network. However, I can't then connect to the network using the same machine (as the ...
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start ntpd -qg after network connection

I am trying to synchronise two machines that connected over ad-hoc network. None of the computers are connected to the internet. One computer doesn't have a Real Time Clock, so everytime I reset it, ...
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Creating an AdHoc connection

When I create a wireless AdHoc network, Ubuntu keeps switching back to my router. I can't see the network I created on my other computers either. In fact, I don't think it ever creates the network.. ...
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Unable to create Ad-hoc using hostapd

I am trying to create my wifi network using the "Create New Wireless Network" to make my network detectable to my Android device. I typed the following after creating the network (my hostapd.conf ...
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Ad Hoc Network IP Issue

I'm trying to set up an ad hoc network between an ARTiGO a1000 system (running ubuntu 11.10) and my computer (running mac os x), and I can't seem to get the connection working. I've tried setting up ...
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Create AD-HOC network on Lubuntu (Pcduino)

I bought a PCDUINO that has Lubuntu OS installed on it. I want to build a web server to host a simple web page on that PCDUINO. But I want to access this web page directly using AD-HOC network ...
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Unable to connect to wireless ad-hoc network in 12.04

I run an app on my Android smartphone that runs a WEP-encrypted ad-hoc network (so my laptop can get wireless internet through my phone's data plan). I can connect to this ad-hoc network without ...
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Help in setting up wireless point to point link for client-server (already on LAN)

I have an existing Mythbuntu client system and a Mythbuntu client/server system on a private LAN with static IPs. They are both connected to a private LAN using WiFi. Because of speed issues, I ...
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Connecting Ubuntu machine to a windows ad-hoc network

I am trying to connect an Ubuntu 12.04 machine, over wifi, to a Windows 7 machine for file sharing. To do so, I have created an ad-hoc network(WEP protocol) in the Windows machine. After I enter the ...
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How to get my Samsung Galaxy Ace to connect to adhoc network?

So I've been struggling with this thing for some time now. I tried to set up an access point on Ubuntu 12.04, so I am able to use wifi on my phone through my netbook. I rooted my phone, got it to see ...
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Cannot change eth1 to ad-hoc mode using iwconfig

I want to change my wireless interface eth1 to ad-hoc mode, but when I use iwconfig eth1 mode ad-hoc It is still unchanged (remain Mode: Managed). I am running out of time. How can I do it? Here ...
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Routing table taking long time to update for adhoc networks and OLSR

I am using OLSR to implement adhoc network and analyse the throughput.I have olsr working on 3 interconnected computers on adhoc network. I am using jperf to simulate and visualise the data ...
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computer to computer networking through RJ45 on Ubuntu 13.10

How can I connect two Ubuntu 13.10 installed laptop through network cable (RJ45). I tried Ad-Hoc but not working!
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etc/config/wireless missing in my ubuntu 13.10 which i need to configure batman or olsr

I was trying to implement batman or olsr routing protocol but most of the documents say to configure etc/config/wireless file or other files which is not there in mine. Is it because i have the latest ...
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Error while configuring Ad-Hoc - ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to use a Ad-Hoc wireless network on my Ubuntu 12.04. I followed the instructions from Ubuntu Help. I don't have gnome so I tried the Wireless Extensions CLI tools Method & the ...
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Cannot connect to Ad hoc wireless network

I have a BroadCom wireless card. When I try to connect to an ad hoc network I get the following error message? I have no idea what this (32) mean.Is there something with my driver? I have ...
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Low internet rate in AdHoc mode

I have two laptops running Ubuntu 12.04. The first laptop is connected to the internet via ethernet and this connection has a high rate. Using Network Connections I set up a new wireless connection ...