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Coova + freeraadius + IBSng [on hold]

How can I build hotspot service with coova and freeradius(or other) and IBSng with non DD-wrt access point(like TP-Link 901nd). IBSng link: http://sourceforge.net/projects/ibs
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Wireless Hotspot [duplicate]

I have Broadcom Corporation BCM43225 802.11b/g/n card and i am using Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I wish to use a dongle or wired connection and further make a hotspot connection. In my 'iw list' command i ...
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No automatic wifi reconnection to hidden ssid at other access points Trusty

I have some Laptops with the Broadcom BCM43225 802.11b/g/n WiFi card. I installed the driver wl0 version 6.30.223.141 (r415941). I make connection with a hidden wifi ssid. When I walk around with the ...
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ap-hotspot Access Point Mode not suported

Certailny ap-hotspot started do display this error saying your wireless card or driver doesnot support Access Point mode.
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When sharing network connection, unable to access internet

When I share network connection through Wifi, after while im unable to access internet. From quest and also from host. Reconnection of internet connection in host solve problem for a while (2-15) min. ...
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Not showing particular wireless access point ubuntu 14.04

i installed some updates and the next time i powered on, my particular WiFi network is not showing up on the list (but others are)
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NetworkManager and rfkill on boot

I've been trying to setup my ubuntu as an access point that would work on boot. I have hostapd, dhcpd and some iptables forwarding rules that all work well. But I'm running into some issue with ...
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not getting internet connection on android phone

I installed ap-hotspot as mentioned in this link on ubuntu 14.04: Now am able to connect to hotspot through my android mobile but not getting internet connection on it and instead of ip starting ...
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Wireless Networks problems

I have wireless network at home and at my university. At home, Wireless networks gets connected automatically and never ask me for password whenever I login to computer. Also it never ask for ...
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Why Access points disappears

Why my ubuntu does not show The list of access points? I wonder why the list vanished after my last -log out on system?'
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Network Manager icon disapear 14.04

After installing hostapd in ubuntu 14.04. Network Manager icon disapears. Even after removing hostapd, still Network Manager icon is not appearing. During boot up, "Waiting up to 60 seconds to ...
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Guest Wireless/Ubuntu 14.04

At work i have to connect to a guest wireless network. This usually requires me to acces 1.1.1.1/login.html to complete the connection using a set username and password that changes every week. I see ...
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Trouble changing the APN “MessageCenter” parameters for MMS in Ubuntu Touch

I installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4 (14.10(r133) and I need to change the parameters in the APN contexts list for "MessageCenter" to show the correct MMS settings for my carrier. I use a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wireless switch not turning on (HP 2000 Series)

I have an HP 2000 Series laptop, which wireless apparently worked yesterday, I let my best friend play on it, then noticed he switched to my desktop while I was gone. I later find out that my Internet ...
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Setting up NAT for internet access on a connected router

I'm setting up a NAT for a connected router to my laptop using the following command (IP forwarding is enabled): sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 192.168.47.0/24 -o eth0 -j MASQUERADE So ...
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what is Meant by ANQP Server/Advertisement Server in case of Hotspot

what is Meant by ANQP Server/Advertisement Server in case of Hotspot? And how to configure ANQP server. Could any body let me know? Thanks Inadvance
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Wireless connection issues

I have a Netgear WNA3100 it has Broadcom BCM43XX64 driver installed which is after trying several drivers the only one that would work. It will connect and work (sometimes for 10 minute and other ...
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Problem with sharing wireless internet connection over adhoc on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and I have problem with sharing my router wireless internet connection over adhoc on my Ubuntu 14.04. I am able to do that in Windows (Windows have software for that) but here as I ...
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Cannot find my home wifi connection with 14.04. Had a good wifi connection at work

I spend most of last night on the forums trying to find a solution to no avail. I have an acer aspire 5742z. I purged/removed/disabled the broadcom driver. I did an update, I updated the PCiids, ...
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Wireless Faulty in Ubuntu 13.10

Wireless Faulty After Installing Ubuntu 13.10 I have installed ubuntu 13.10 in my laptop, but since that i cant connect to internet via wireless since i am new to ubuntu please let me know what ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Dell XPS 15Z Not able to create wifi access point for android

I have Dell XPS 15z laptop with Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6230 network controller. I have tried creating a WiFi hotspot in Windows using Connectify. It worked fine. But I am not able to ...
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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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Can an Intel Wireless 7260 work as Access Point?

Is there any way to make an Intel Wireless 7260 (rev 73) to work as Access Point? I couldn't find anything useful around. I'm on Ubuntu 13.10, and under /lib/firmware there are: iwlwifi-7260-7.ucode ...
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dnsmasq Not Serving Up Hostnames on hostapd Network

My goal is for clients to be able to connect to my wifi access point and access services on it using a hostname. Currently clients can connect and get assigned an IP by DHCP, but they cannot resolve a ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Wireless Connection Problem

I installed 13.10 and I use it for 2 days. Everything was good until now. I just install jdk and netbeans and I restart my computer. Now I can see wi-fi connections as always but it does not connect. ...
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Repeater/Access Point with 2 WiFi interfaces very low bandwidth

if somebody knows an answer to Access Point question! I set up an AP with Hostapd. Works fine if AP is on wireless interface wlan0 and connection to the Internet is wired eth0. I get up/down speeds ...
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Create Access Point on Ubuntu 13.10 (Macbook Pro 5,5)

I was wondering how to create a Wireless network with my Macbook (5,5, 2009) using Ubuntu (13.10). I got that tutorial, that use ap-hotspot: ...
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Wifi internet access drops in3 minutes

I have a ThinkPad E430, using Ubuntu 13.04 . Wireless was working ok until yesterday, I think this started happening after installing and running ap-hotspot from ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 . After ...
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I need to set Atheros wireless card as an Ap in ubuntu 13.10 linux!

I used to set my Atheros wireless card as an Ap in Ubuntu 12.04 with hostapd package and success. Now I need to set my Atheros wireless card as an Ap in Ubuntu 13.10 with hostapd package. With Code: ...
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Acces point on wireless card with no master mode

I have a laptop with Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300 wireless card and Ubuntu 13.10 running in it. I have to create access point to share my internet with my other devices. Unfortunately, it does ...
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How to setup an access point for two wireless networks of which one ends on a VPN?

I currently have an Ubuntu machine, which I'd like to use as a access point/proxy server. Now, due to the requirements I have, it's going to be a fairly complex (for a beginner...) setup. The ...
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Wash and Reaver 1.4 does not detect AP Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.8

Hi im currently having an issue with Wash and Reaver 1.4 on Ubuntu 12.04 I updated my kernel and my wireless driver(backports) for past issues and now everything works fine no more errors but one ...
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Setup extender using my laptop?

How can I recieve internet with wifi and spread it for another wifi gadgets? I'm using ubuntu 13.04 on Asus N53SV Laptop
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How to Create an Access point with ubuntu 12.04

Is there a way I can configure my notebook as an access point for the desktop pc, my tablet and phone over an internet connection I'm sharing with my neighbor which only connects from the balcony of ...
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How do I connect to the wifi in Ubuntu within my Virtual Machine?

I have a virtual machine installed on my Windows 8.1 laptop with Ubuntu installed on it, but when I open the Network menu it doesn't show any wireless networks. How do I connect Ubuntu in my virtual ...
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Heop with adding a driver via Terminal

Have a wireless dongle device for which no drivers have been provided for by Ubuntu/Linux. I can add the driver through the Terminal and make it work. I have instructions on how to make it a ...
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Is it possible to have single wi-fi device switch between client and hotspot modes?

I have a portable ubuntu machine (ODROID) with wifi adapter. I can setup wifi hotspot with it, or I can use it to access other wifi network. The question is can I use it as hotspot, but then switch to ...
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hostapd Failed to update rate sets in kernel module

I'm getting this error launching hostapd with minimal conf Failed to update rate sets in kernel module I've just installed Ubuntu-GNOME 13.04. When I was using Ubuntu 12.04 did not receive this ...
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Why my softAP disconnected and connected frequently?

I have setup SoftAP using hostapd and dhcp3-server, $ sudo ifconfig wlan0 192.168.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 $ sudo dhcpd wlan0 -pf /var/run/dhcp-server/dhcpd.pid Internet Systems Consortium DHCP ...
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How to setup a wi-fi hotspot with an ubuntu laptop (access point mode)?

I've read this article before, and carefully followed the instruction that it porvided.And I am sure wireless card in my laptop support going into wireless access point mode. But unfortunately, when ...
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How do I create a WiFi hotspot sharing wireless internet connection (single adapter)?

I know how to create a hotspot when connected to a wired network, but when I am using internet from a WiFi connection, this disconnects the wireless connection the moment I activate the hotspot. In ...
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How to make hotspot in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

How to make wifi hotspot in Ubuntu? I am having connected with wifi Internet and want to create wifi hotspot so that other devices gets connected with internet.
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How to specify Wi-Fi Access Point Order?

Is there a way to specify the order which Ubuntu tries APs I notice after moving around a bit I have a lot of extra AP's some which I use more than others I'd like to push some to the top of the list ...
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Impossible to turn Inspirion 1545 into Access Point?

My wireless card worked out of the box, but now I want to turn the maschine into an access point so I followed these guides Setting up a Wifi Adapter to support "master mode" How to setup a wi-fi ...
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how to setup a wi-fi hostpot(ap) in 12.10?

I just find a way to setup this is the link. I am doing just step by step. But in Ubuntu 12.10, my android phone not able to receive an IP. Could someone help me out?
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How do I set up a logging server for Access Points?

I have a linksys AP, nothing fancy, but it does have a logging utility. How do I make that send the logs my Ubuntu 12.04 server.
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my wireless network continously asking for Authentication even when i give correct security key

I have a BCM4313 on my laptop with Ubuntu 12.04. Initially before upgrading to 12.04 my wireless used to work fine. But after that its connecting sometimes and sometimes i cant find my network in ...
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How can I block a specific wireless network using the terminal [duplicate]

I am trying to block a specific Wireless Network such as "Router_Home" because everytime I wake up my laptop the first thing that the Network Manager does is to try connecting to this Network. Can ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 impacting wireless speed of other devices

I am having hp-pavilion g7-1310 us laptop and am using ubuntu 12.04 in it. I also have wireless router at my home using which I connect my laptop for internet. I also use that router to connect to ...
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How can i get my USB wifi to work after a reboot?

I have a desktop PC with Win 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 and default GRUB, also, i have a wifi USB adapter plugged which automatically connect to my personal wifi. My problem is this: when i boot into Win 7 ...