[plug] eduroam network
brad at fnarfbargle.com
Tue Mar 3 11:31:40 AWST 2020
On 2/3/20 10:11, William Kenworthy wrote:
> Lots of experience, but I normally remove NM and do wifi networking manually - less hassles that way!
> eduraom itself doesn't do the authentication - its the local node that connects you to the eduroam network so thats where you need to start - there are a lot of ways different host institutions do it so there is no "one way"
> This is Murdoch Uni's way from when I taught there last year - other institutions I have used ranged from open, wep through to having weird options!:
> # Murdoch University EDUROAM
> identity="staff_no at murdoch.edu.au"
Well, that was easy!
Put that in a config file with my credentials, ran wpa_supplicant from the command line and then had to run dhclient manually to pick up an address & gateway.
Posting this via the connection.
This looks like it will do exactly what I need it to do.
Many thanks for everyones input. Bad day when you don't learn something.
An expert is a person who has found out by his own painful
experience all the mistakes that one can make in a very
narrow field. - Niels Bohr
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