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en:services:network_services:eduroam:linux_ubuntu_14.04 [2019/03/27 18:05]
tkoerme [Manual setup of the eduroam WLAN]
en:services:network_services:eduroam:linux_ubuntu_14.04 [2019/03/31 12:08] (current)
tkoerme [Setting up the eduroam WLAN with the CAT tool]
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 ====== eduroam with Linux / Ubuntu 18.04 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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 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>​
  
-Eduroam can be set up manually under "​Settings"​ -> "WLAN".  +Eduroam can be set up manually under "​Settings"​ -> "Wi-Fi".  
-Switch on the WLAN and select the "​eduroam"​ network under "​Visible ​networks".+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"​. 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. A window opens in which the necessary settings have to be configured.
 Then press the "​Connect"​ button. Then press the "​Connect"​ button.
-Please enter your user name and password in the login window.+Please enter your  ​[[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] ​and password in the login window.
 You should now be connected to eduroam. You should now be connected to eduroam.
  
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 **Please observe the following instructions when entering the configuration parameters:​** **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.   * 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 identifier".+  * 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 //.   * 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.   * Enter your user name according to the table in the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] section and the corresponding password.