iw - Configuration utility for nl80211 based wireless drivers

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename iw-5.0.1-1.1.i586.rpm
Package name iw
Package version 5.0.1
Package release 1.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Hardware/Wifi
Homepage https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/documentation/iw
License ISC
Maintainer -
Download size 96.84 KB
Installed size 258.54 KB
iw is a nl80211 based CLI configuration utility for wireless devices. It
supports almost all new drivers that have been added to the kernel


Package Version Architecture Repository
iw-5.0.1-43.3.x86_64.rpm 5.0.1 x86_64 Hardware
iw-5.0.1-43.3.i586.rpm 5.0.1 i586 Hardware
iw-5.0.1-1.1.x86_64.rpm 5.0.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
iw - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.7) -
libnl-3.so.200 -
libnl-3.so.200(libnl_3) -
libnl-genl-3.so.200 -
libnl-genl-3.so.200(libnl_3) -


Name Value
iw = 5.0.1-1.1
iw(x86-32) = 5.0.1-1.1


Type URL
Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Binary Package iw-5.0.1-1.1.i586.rpm
Source Package iw-5.0.1-1.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install iw rpm package:

# zypper install iw




2019-02-24 - seanlew@opensuse.org
- Update to version 5.0.1
* Fixed typo introduced by previous change
* Re-added DEPEND line
2019-02-07 - seanlew@opensuse.org
- Update to version 5.0
* Bump compat level to 12
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0
* d/gbp.conf: upstreambranch = upstream/latest
2018-08-09 - rpm@fthiessen.de
- Update to version 4.14
* Support all new kernel features of kernel 4.14
* iw: add support for mfp
* iw: ap: don't return -EPERM
* iw: ap: support hidden/zeroed SSID
* iw: ap: add support for passing a proper chandef
* iw: Add support for start/stop AP
* iw: print missing extended capabilities
* iw: allow CCMP-128/GCMP-128 as CCMP/GCMP aliases
* iw: add support for WPA2 PSK CCMP / GCMP association
* iw: add command to register and dump mgmt frames
* iw: define SOL_NETLINK if it isn't
* iw: add extack support
* iw: Fix bitrate output when no rate info found
* iw: parse_freqs: check how many center frequencies to expect
* iw: split str_to_bw() from parse_freqs()
* Print frequency of radar events.
* Add commands to send CSA
* Add cac command to allow clearing channels
* mesh: Use common freqchan helper for joining a mesh
* ibss: Use common freqchan helper for joining an ibss
* phy: Use common freqchan helper for setting the operating channel
* util: Add generic frequency/channel command line handler
2017-01-06 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to version 4.9
* Support all new kernel features of kernel 4.9
2016-06-12 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to version 4.7:
* Support all new kernel features upto 4.7
2015-09-28 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to 4.3
* Support all new kernel features upto 4.3
2015-09-05 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to 4.1
* Support all new kernel features upto 4.1
2015-04-03 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to version 4.0
* Support all new kernel features upto 4.0
- Cleanup spec file with spec-cleaner
- User url for source
2014-10-18 - stefan.bruens@rwth-aachen.de
- Upgrade to version 3.17
* Support all new kernel features upto 3.17
- Drop unneded BuildRequires: kernel-source
2013-11-25 - crrodriguez@opensuse.org
- Update to version 3.11, matching with features in the
same kernel version.
- build with libnl-3.0, as usual this "kernel style" hand written
makefiles are total crap so extra cflags are needed.

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