Raspberry Pi: Wireless Network

How to get wifi work on your Raspberry Pi Raspbian Wheezy Linux distribution.

You have to edit your interfaces file:

/etc/network/interfaces

This kind of interfaces file works for me:

auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet dhcp allow-hotplug wlan0 auto wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wpa-ssid "Change your network name here" wpa-psk "Change […]

Netdiscover finding IP-address when there is no DHCP server

Sometimes you have to get IP-address from the network and when there is DHCP server it’s pretty easy but sometimes when all devices have static IP-address and there is no DHCP server you might have a little problem to find out which IP-range they are using on this network.

There is one really nice and […]

Overlook Fing network scanner for Android and IOS

I have used many network scanner/monitor apps on my IOS devices and Android devices but now I found Overlook Fing which is everyway better than any of those which I had tried before.

It’s fast, show vendor (It get this from MAC-address), it can scan services it can export your current network to CSV, XML […]

NENGSHOU NS-468 Network and Phone Cable Tester

This time I’m testing NENGSHOU NS-468 from DealExtreme.

Nengshou ns-468

It feels and looks cheap. I guess that it’s not that bad since the tester is cheap (about $6.41 which is about 5 EUR). Power/mode switch is probably cheapest possible switch what you can find.

However, the battery place […]