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From: Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org>
To: Gentoo Users List <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-user] Problem logging on to wifi
Date: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 14:40:05
Message-Id: YxtQRDE67wR7pw2/@waltdnes.org
1 Here are the first 4 lines from scan_result at an establishment. I've
2 replaced the 3-word ccompany name with "AAAA BBBB CCCC". Note that they
3 share the same bssids with "BELL342".
4
5 Selected interface 'wlan0'
6 bssid / frequency / signal level / flags / ssid
7 26:20:c7:c2:b7:a7 5220 -53 [WPA2-PSK-CCMP][ESS] AAAA BBBB CCCC
8 24:20:c7:c2:b7:a7 5220 -53 [WPA2-PSK-CCMP][ESS] BELL342
9 24:20:c7:c2:b7:a6 2462 -28 [WPA2-PSK-CCMP][ESS] BELL342
10 26:20:c7:c2:b7:a6 2462 -46 [WPA2-PSK-CCMP][ESS] AAAA BBBB CCCC
11
12 I've tried...
13
14 wpa_cli password "AAAA BBBB CCCC" <password>
15 wpa_cli password AAAA\ BBBB\ CCCC <password>
16
17 ...and they both return "FAIL". Any ideas on what to try next?
18
19 --
20 Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org>
21 I don't run "desktop environments"; I run useful applications

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Re: [gentoo-user] Problem logging on to wifi Michael <confabulate@××××××××.com>