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===Setup Wi-Fi Hotspot===
 
===Setup Wi-Fi Hotspot===
If your board has an onboard AP6xxx IC run the following command to enter AP mode:<br />
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Run the following command to enter AP mode:<br />
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
sudo turn-wifi-into-apmode yes
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$ su root
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$ turn-wifi-into-apmode yes
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
You will be prompted to type your WiFi hotspot's name and password and then proceed with default prompts.<br />
 
You will be prompted to type your WiFi hotspot's name and password and then proceed with default prompts.<br />
 
After this is done you will be able to find this hotspot in a neadby cell phone or PC. You can login to this board at 192.168.8.1:
 
After this is done you will be able to find this hotspot in a neadby cell phone or PC. You can login to this board at 192.168.8.1:
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
ssh root@192.168.8.1
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$ ssh root@192.168.8.1
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
When asked to type a password you can type "fa".<br />
 
When asked to type a password you can type "fa".<br />
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To speed up your ssh login you can turn off your wifi by running the following command:
 
To speed up your ssh login you can turn off your wifi by running the following command:
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
sudo iwconfig wlan0 power off
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$ iwconfig wlan0 power off
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
To switch back to Station mode run the following command:<br />
 
To switch back to Station mode run the following command:<br />
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="bash">
sudo turn-wifi-into-apmode no
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$ turn-wifi-into-apmode no
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
</syntaxhighlight>

Latest revision as of 08:20, 9 October 2018

Setup Wi-Fi Hotspot

Run the following command to enter AP mode:

$ su root
$ turn-wifi-into-apmode yes

You will be prompted to type your WiFi hotspot's name and password and then proceed with default prompts.
After this is done you will be able to find this hotspot in a neadby cell phone or PC. You can login to this board at 192.168.8.1:

$ ssh root@192.168.8.1

When asked to type a password you can type "fa".

To speed up your ssh login you can turn off your wifi by running the following command:

$ iwconfig wlan0 power off

To switch back to Station mode run the following command:

$ turn-wifi-into-apmode no