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Re: WiFi without Network Manager




On Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 09:44:47AM -0500, Kenneth Parker wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 12, 2019, 9:30 AM <tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> 
> > On Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 09:10:08AM -0500, Kenneth Parker wrote:
> > > I occasionally run, what I will describe as "Coffee House Lan Parties".

[...]

> > Of course it relies on wpasupplicant and dhclient to do the actual
> > magic behind the scenes.
> >
> 
> Which part is "interactive", asking me for WiFi and Password?
> Wpasupplicant?  Thanks!

There's no interactive part. I just invoke "sudo ifup wlan0" on console
(this is because I have neither "auto wlan0" nor "allow-hotplug wlan0"
on my /etc/network/interfaces: I actually want to decide whether to
wlan or not) -- and seconds later I have a connection. That's all.

Cheers
-- t

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