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Author: Gregory Matthews
To: oxlug
Subject: Re: [OxLUG] how to copy wifi passwords between home directories?
On 16/10/13 16:08, Phil Armstrong wrote:
> On 16/10/13 12:55, Gregory Matthews wrote:
>> I just reinstalled wheezy on my laptop and I'd like to sync the wifi
>> passwords for the various networks I've used from my old (backed up)
>> home dir to my new without syncing all of the gnome config.
>> Can anyone tell me which bit I need?
> I believe they're all stored under /etc/Networkmanager/system-connections

ah. didn't back that area up! only home dir. thanks tho.

yes, can confirm that the two wifi nets that I have since reconnected to
are listed in that dir and contain the pre-shared key.


> Phil

Greg Matthews        01235 778658
Scientific Computing Group Leader
Diamond Light Source Ltd. OXON UK

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