[maemo-users] N800: connecting to a Windows-authenicated wireless network

From: Ruben Vandamme vandammeru at gmail.com
Date: Thu May 15 12:02:12 EEST 2008
marcin jakubik schreef:
> Hi, I have the N800 with OS2008 and am trying to connect to a
> Windows-authenticated wireless network, at my office. And I cannot.
> Our system administrators sent at the office sent out some
> instructions for connecting to the wireless network from a Windows
> laptop. Here is some of the information that is given in these
> instructions:
> - the network uses Windows AD authentication
> - WPA
> - AES encryption
> - EAP type is PEAP
> - authentication method is Secured password (EAP-MSCHAP v2)
> - we do not need to validate the server certificate
> I can connect to the wireless network from a Windows laptop.
> I can also connect to the wireless network from a Macbook.
> However, when I try to connect with the N800, I get "Authentication
> failed. Try again".
> Can anyone tell me how I can get more debug or log information on why
> the authentication is failing?
> I can log in as root and can install other apps if needed. Please let
> me know what other information you need in order to solve this
> problem.
> thanks,
> martin
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I'm using these settings in wpa_supplicant.conf to connect to a similar 
network. I never tried it with a N... device.
However it works fine on my laptop. I suggest to enter it manually in 
the configfile.

    identity="\my email adress on the exchange server\"


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