[Wolves] Laugh at my expense

Re-LoaD reload at brum2600.net
Tue Mar 31 09:35:04 UTC 2009

When testing new installs WiFi I use a spare access point with no 
security enabled that way I know the hardware is working before I try 
and connect to the "other" network...

Thanks for the laugh though !!


PS did my graphic designer ever get back to you ???

dick_turpin wrote:
> Hi All
> So I have this nice Fujitsu Lifebook S6120 http://tinyurl.com/dd6h2h
> At the weekend I decided to install CrunchBang on it in the hope that
> the WIFI would work given that at the time my Tosh's WIFI was not
> working under Crunchee. Installed, removed Gnome-Networking and
> installed wicd and....
> Wifi refused to connect :-(
> I should point out that in all cases the WIFI network can be seen, OK I
> know for a fact that the WIFI connects under ArchLinux lets install
> that, so wiped the CrunchBang and installed Arch, Nope WIFI refuses to
> connect Hm.
> Right lets get openSUSE on there then, oh ffs! That refuses to connect
> as well! by now it was late Saturday afternoon so I slung it in the
> corner. Sunday morning I fired it up again with the openSUSE still
> installed "Hannah (My daughter) what bleedin password have you got on
> your eeePC?" hang on Let me try something.
> TaDa connection!
> The moral is?
> Use the correct passphrase you piggin retard!
> Of course the Toshiba M2 with CrunchBang now miraculously connects as
> does the Fujitsu :-/
> Enjoy
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