Connecting to 802.1x Wifi from a Linux device

Note: In April 2016, we just used the default Intel Edison values

If you don’t have a graphical desktop, BU’s Enterprise Wifi requires the following manual settings. The settings below are from BU’s recommended settings.

The BU IT webpage has been updated per my suggestion.

Configuring Intel Edison Wifi for Boston University 802.1x

Edit /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf and paste at the end:



Intel Edison wpa_cli feedback upon successful Wifi connection:

wpa_cli -i wlan0 status