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There are many wifi access points around me which passwords I know. I try to install gentoo linux from SystemRescueCd. It supports wpa. How I can scan for access points in the console? How I can connect to an access point from the shell?

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Might help - – cutrightjm Apr 2 '13 at 19:30
Seems like solution. – proofit404 Apr 2 '13 at 19:49
Did it solve the problem? – cutrightjm Apr 3 '13 at 0:17
I can try it this evening. – proofit404 Apr 3 '13 at 6:34

I don't know how to do it from SysRescueCD's shell, but if you use startx then you can easily use the Network manager icon in the lower right of the screen, just left of the date-and-time and virtual-screens.

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