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tkoerme [Setting up the eduroam WLAN with the CAT tool]
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-====== eduroam with Linux / Ubuntu ​14.04 LTS ======+====== eduroam with Linux / Ubuntu ​18.04 LTS ======
  
-=====Setting up the eduroam ​WLAN with the CAT tool=====+**To ensure a secure eduroam configuration,​ it is strongly recommended to set up eduroam using the configuration wizard (CAT tool)!** 
 +=====Setting up the eduroam with the CAT tool=====
  
 After downloading the [[ https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|eduroam CAT]] you have to make it executable. To achieve this first right click on the file and select //​Properties//​ then select the Permissions tab and check the box next to //"​Execute"//​. Please also note that the behavior when executing files has been set correctly under //"​Files Preferences"//​. ​ After downloading the [[ https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|eduroam CAT]] you have to make it executable. To achieve this first right click on the file and select //​Properties//​ then select the Permissions tab and check the box next to //"​Execute"//​. Please also note that the behavior when executing files has been set correctly under //"​Files Preferences"//​. ​
  
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 Alternatively the file can be made executable by running //chmod +x // on that file. Alternatively the file can be made executable by running //chmod +x // on that file.
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 of this article. After clicking on OK enter your password and confirm it. of this article. After clicking on OK enter your password and confirm it.
  
-After finishing ​the assistant, the Network Manager ​should automatically connect you +After you complete ​the wizard, the NetworkManager ​should automatically connect you to the eduroam network if it is available. ​
-to the eduroam network if it is available.+
  
 If you do not have a Network Manager running during the installation,​ the assistant will create a //​wpa_supplicant.conf//​. For details on how to use this config file If you do not have a Network Manager running during the installation,​ the assistant will create a //​wpa_supplicant.conf//​. For details on how to use this config file
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-=====Manual setup of the eduroam ​WLAN=====+=====Manual setup of the eduroam=====
  
 <WRAP center round important 80%> <WRAP center round important 80%>
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 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
-To setup the connection with eduroam click on "System Settings / All Settings ​/ Network"​ (tested under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS). +Eduroam can be set up manually under "​Settings"​ -> "Wi-Fi"​. ​ 
-Select "​Wireless" -> "eduroam" ​(1.) from the list of available WLAN SSIDs. Then click on the wifi icon in the upper right corner (2.) to open the network ​menue. Now select ​"Edit connections..." ​(3.). Select Wi-Fi "​eduroam" ​and click on "Edit..."  ​to edit the eduroam ​settings. The screenshot shows the login data for a GWDG account+Switch ​on the Wi-Fi and select ​the "​eduroam" ​network ​under "Visible Networks". 
- +Click the button with the lock on the listed network ​"​eduroam" ​to configure "​eduroam". 
 +A window opens in which the necessary settings have to be configured. 
 +Then press the "Connect"​ button. 
 +Please enter your  [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] and password in the login window. 
 +You should now be connected to eduroam
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-You can find the CA certificate under // /​usr/​share/​ca-certificates/​mozilla/​T-TeleSec_GlobalRoot_Class_2.crt //. +{{ :en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_06.png ​|}}
-Enter the username according to the table in the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​#username|username]] section and the corresponding password.+
  
 +**Please observe the following instructions when entering the configuration parameters:​**
 +  * The screenshot for the network settings shows the login data for a GWDG account as an example.
 +  * Therefore, please enter **eduroam@gwdg.de** as "​Anonymous identity"​.
 +  * The CA certificate can be found at // /​usr/​share/​ca-certificates/​mozilla/​T-TeleSec_GlobalRoot_Class_2.crt //.
 +  * Enter your user name according to the table in the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] section and the corresponding password.