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Provide possibility to configure WEP/WPA/WPA2/... at installation

Feature state

openSUSE-11.1
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openSUSE-11.2
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openSUSE-11.3
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Description

It is possible to configure a network in the first stage installation but it is only possible to select DHCP or Static + configure proxy. It is impossible to configure a secure wireless connection.

See also:
Bug #293609 - No provision for entering WEP at installation

Discussion


icons/user_comment.png K. D. wrote: (9 years ago)

Agree absolutely. So annoying to have to move computer to my wired router in another room to simply install openSUSE.

icons/user_comment.png C. T. wrote: (8 years ago)

Isn't this implemented already?

icons/user_comment.png L. O. wrote: (8 years ago)

No, it's not. You can't configure wireless connection in first stage (Well, you can by running Linuxrc in
expert mode...).

Actually, you don't often need it for new installation, but you do for upgrade.

Last change: 7 years ago
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