Tools for manipulating Linux Wireless Extensions
Wireless Tools are used to manipulate the now-deprecated Linux Wireless Extensions; consider using
iw instead. The Wireless Extension was an interface allowing you to set Wireless LAN specific parameters and get the specific stats. It is deprecated in favor the nl80211 interface.
- Versions: 30.pre9
- Website: https://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Jean_Tourrilhes/Linux/Tools.html
- Licenses: GPL 2 · LGPL 2.1+
- Package source: gnu/packages/linux.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
Install the latest version of
wireless-tools as follows:
guix install wireless-tools
Or install a particular version:
guix install firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.