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Wifi not activated

Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:15 am
by ET59LM
could you please help me for connecting to wifi, (have not Linux expert level)

Here the situation

Wifi radar detects my box but blocks on acquiring IP address (DHCP)

ifconfig: ...
wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 84:4b:f5:21:ee:da
adr inet6: fe80::864b:f5ff:fe21:eeda/64 Scope:Lien
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
Packets reçus:0 erreurs:0 :0 overruns:0 frame:34788
TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 lg file transmission:1000
Octets reçus:0 (0.0 B) Octets transmis:0 (0.0 B)
Interruption:17

wlan0:avahi Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 84:4b:f5:21:ee:da
inet adr:169.254.11.147 Bcast:169.254.255.255 Masque:255.255.0.0
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
Interruption:17

iwconfig
wlan0 IEEE 802.11abg ESSID:"SFR_Maison"
Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=200 dBm
Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
Encryption key:off
Power Management:on

lo no wireless extensions.

eth0 no wireless extensions

Re: Wifi not activated

Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:31 am
by kc1di
Hello ET59LM and welcome to Linux Mint,

Please issue this command in the terminal and post the output here.

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inxi -Nn