[CentOS] RHEL 7 Beta Hidden WIFI issue

Fri Dec 13 11:44:15 UTC 2013
Scott Robbins <scottro at nyc.rr.com>

On Fri, Dec 13, 2013 at 09:05:06AM +0200, Bonnie B Mtengwa wrote:
> Im having problems connecting to Hidden WIFI networks on my RHEL 7 beta. 
> I have an HP Elitebook 2560p. 
> But if I make the Wireless Access Point visible, im able to connect to it,
> and NM is able to save the connection script under
> "/sysconfig/network-scripts". 
> I tried on 3 different Hidden Networks, 

What if you take NetworkManager out of the picture and use wpa_supplicant
with systemd.  

I have a page on testing whether it's NetworkManager or something else at


Although others have mentioned that NM is much better than it was in RHEL6,
judging from Fedora forums at least, it can still cause problems.

Scott Robbins
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