Archive of 'Slackware'

Configuring WPA2 (AES) in Slackware

[ Sunday, 10 August 2008, asperczwielun ]

The following is a follow-up to the WPA-PSK HOWTO, describing the way to configure the HP 530 laptop, Slackware 12.1 OS and a Lantech wireless access-point router using WPA2 encryption method. It might be however tuned up to match other router/distro combinations.

Configuring WPA-PSK (TKIP) in Slackware

[ Friday, 8 August 2008, asperczwielun ]

This HOWTO describes the way to configure and manage a WPA-PSK (TKIP) connection between a HP 530 laptop running Slackware 12.1 and a Lantech router with a wireless access point. To get the encryption running, the wpa_supplicant package is required. Unfortunately, the stock package didn’t work correctly for me, which I worked around by building [...]

Ndiswrapper in Slackware

[ Saturday, 28 June 2008, asperczwielun ]

The following article is about using a HP-530 laptop with Slackware-12.1 and Lantech wireless router with WEP encryption. It can be used as a general tutorial for configuring your WiFi manually in Linux.