I have a desktop running 14.04 LTS server, Fios router and a laptop running 14.04 LTS client works great I am using Apache2,ftp,squirrelmail with wired internet and wifi to laptop also iphones and ipads
I want to move the desktop to the house (a/c) from the garage I purchase a Penguin USB wifi receiver model TPE-N150USB says "works out of the box using lunix"
software setup apt-get install wpasupplicant wireless-tools wpa_passphrase "FiOS-6RK0G" "...wpa .." > /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf /etc/network/interface add to file
iface wlan0 static
did ifdown wlan0 , ifup wlan0 no errors
ping doesn't work
debug iwconfig wlan0 essid off no ac ifconfig wlan0 looks ok
lshw -c net wlan0 shows their product and my desktop ip address
dmesg wlan0 link not ready
wpa_supplicant -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf -Dnl80211 -dd > sysout
line 1 start new network
ssid hexdump(10) FiOS-6RK0G
hex numbers 67...
psk hexdump(32) removed
prority group 0
id = 0 ssid = FiOS-6RK0G
nl80211: could not add multicast membership for vendor list event: -2 no such directory
interface wlan0 in phy phy0
I cut it off after 15 sec
I plugged their USBcard into my laptop it came up in network panel but grayed out so I can't compare
besides my laptop doesnot use wpa_supplicant or passphrase but it works with the internal wifi receiver
when I setup my printer, it found my ssid then I hit the "wps" button on my router it worked This is what i expected with this card
Penguin helped to get out typo errors but when it came to big errors they stop responding via email out of the box to them means you don't need diskwrapper what ever that is. I google wpasupplicant I found their setup proceedure but it was dated 2006 UBUNTU has 9 upgrades since then.
since the server and client have the same software except no graphics how can I use the client setup? \