Wiki - WLANSetup
The Simple WLAN: ESSID wu
The easiest way to get online is to use the ESSID wu
After connecting, you'll be redirected to a login page, where you will have to provide your username and password. After some time you might need to authentificate again.
SSH etc will work.
Note: We've been informed that this WLAN is due to be turned off. But we don't know when. So it might be a good idea to prepare your laptop for the other WLAN (see below)
The Complex (but more secure) WLAN: ESSID wu-dot1x
This WLAN uses the ESSID wu-dot1x.
There are detailed (but german) instructions available here: http://www.wu-wien.ac.at/zid/anleitungen/wlan
There you can find instructions for various operating systems (if you don't speak german, ask some of the orgas for help, or try to navigate the windows by guessing :-)
Here's a translation of the Linux instructions (centered on Debian/Ubuntu):
version 2 saved on 22/08/07 21:32 by Thomas Klausner (domm)