I work a good bit from my home office so obviously internet access is pretty important – so important that I have 2 carriers: Comcast via coax and AT&T via bonded pair DSL. As you may also know, I use the Sophos XG firewall home edition as a full-featured firewall and internet gateway – the conversion from Sophos UTM to XG was a bit tricky due to the UI of XG being…let’s just say not … Read more…
One of the primary uses for our Intel NUC is as a cable box replacement HTPC – so that means there’s always movies, recorded TV or live TV streaming to it over the network. In the past, I was able to direct wire and use the ethernet port giving 1Gbps speed which is more than enough. But now that we moved, that is no longer an option – fortunately, I installed an Intel AC-7260 wireless card … Read more…
Doing just a simple SSID and security change on an AP, I was using the web GUI. But then I was not able to successfully enable WPA, so I resorted to the CLI, only to find that I couldn’t even get into global config mode!
% Invalid input detected at '^' marker.
<1-99> Session number to resume
access-enable Create a temporary Access-List entry
access-template Create a temporary Access-List entry
archive manage archive files
cd Change current directory
clear Reset functions
clock Manage the system clock
connect Open a terminal connection
copy Copy from one file to another
crypto Encryption related commands.
debug Debugging functions (see also 'undebug')
delete Delete a file
dir List files on a filesystem
disable Turn off privileged commands
disconnect Disconnect an existing network connection
dot11 IEEE 802.11 commands
dot1x IEEE 802.1X Exec Commands
enable Turn on privileged commands
erase Erase a filesystem
exit Exit from the EXEC
format Format a filesystem
Where’s the configure command?? This one had me confused for a while…but then I did a show version:
cisco AIR-LAP521G-A-K9 (PowerPCElvis) processor (revision A0) with 24566K/8192K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID #############
PowerPCElvis CPU at 262Mhz, revision number 0x0950
Last reset from power-on
1 FastEthernet interface
1 802.11 Radio(s)
And there in the unit model number AIR-LAP512G – this … Read more…