|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] ubuntu wifi
|On Sun, Feb 08, 2009 at 09:20:46PM -0500, Ronny Abraham wrote:
> I have ubuntu on a macbook pro, and I frequently work in Starbucks.
> Lately, I've been switching over to the Linux side of the force, and
> I've noticed that ubuntu frequently gets kicked off on the wifi. That
> is, I'll make a connection, everything will be groovy and then *poof*
> it kicks me off. This never happens when I use the mac side. I did a
> few searches and found that there've been a lot of complaints about
> wifi on Linux in general.
> Anyone else have similar problems? Maybe a few solutions? :)
I don't use Starbucks. Aren't they using tmobile for connectivity and
don't they have some kind of web based authentication?
do a tail -f on your messages log and see what it says.
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You must be a stupid engineer then, because politcs and technology have been attached at the hip since the 1st dynasty in Ancient Egypt. I guess you missed that one."
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