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    Unhappy wicd does not read dd-wrt's SSID properly

    I am using BackTrack 4 and I have a TP-Link TL-WR1043ND router that re-flashed to dd-wrt.

    wicd cannot read the dd-wrt's SSID properly and the wireless cannot be connected. wicd read the SSID as 2 or 3 boxes with some numeric characters inside. Strange.

    I also tested Ubuntu 9.10 with wicd 1.6.x. The problem is still there. I think it is the problem of wicd as Ubuntu 9.10 Gnome network manager can read dd-wrt's SSID correctly.

    I cannot post any bug report to wicd as the forum of wicd is closed. The IRC was tried but nobody there.

    Any idea to fix this problem? Thanks.

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    Default Re: wicd does not read dd-wrt's SSID properly

    The problem is a bug in dd-wrt with wireless N this is not working with the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND.

    I had the same problem while the router wireless mode is set to N or mixed it is not working.
    When you set the wireless mode to G only it is working fine without any problems.

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    Default Re: wicd does not read dd-wrt's SSID properly

    Not a BT problem.
    Moved.
    To be successful here you should read all of the following.
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