iw - A nl80211 based wireless configuration tool

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package filename iw-4.1-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
Package name iw
Package version 4.1
Package release 1.el6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System Environment/Base
Homepage http://www.linuxwireless.org/en/users/Documentation/iw
License ISC
Maintainer -
Download size 65.16 KB
Installed size 156.66 KB
iw is a new nl80211 based CLI configuration utility for wireless devices.
Currently you can only use this utility to configure devices which
use a mac80211 driver as these are the new drivers being written -
only because most new wireless devices being sold are now SoftMAC.


Package Version Architecture Repository
iw-4.1-1.el6.i686.rpm 4.1 i686 CentOS
iw - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.7)(64bit) -
libnl.so.1()(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
iw = 4.1-1.el6
iw(x86-64) = 4.1-1.el6


Type URL
Mirror mirror.centos.org
Binary Package iw-4.1-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package iw-4.1-1.el6.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install iw rpm package:

# yum install iw




2016-04-04 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 4.1-1
- Update to 4.1
- Correct some incorrect dates in the changelog
2013-05-31 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 3.10-1.1
- Update to 3.10
2009-12-14 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 0.9.17-4
- Correct license tag from BSD to ISC
2009-12-14 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 0.9.17-3.3
- Change BuildRequires from kernel-devel to kernel-headers
- Drop ExcludeArch altogether
2009-12-14 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 0.9.17-3.2
- Exclude ppc, s390, and s390x architectures
2009-11-30 - Dennis Gregorovic <dgregor@redhat.com> - 0.9.17-3.1
- Bump for rebuild
2009-10-01 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 0.9.17-3
- Install in /sbin
2009-09-04 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 0.9.17-2
- Revert "separate commands into sections", section type conflicts on ppc64
2009-09-04 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 0.9.17-1
- Update to 0.9.17
2009-08-17 - Adel Gadllah <adel.gadllah@gmail.com> 0.9.16-1
- Update to 0.9.16

See Also

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iwl4965-firmware- Firmware for Intel® PRO/Wireless 4965 A/G/N network adaptors
iwl5000-firmware- Firmware for Intel® PRO/Wireless 5000 A/G/N network adaptors
iwl5150-firmware- Firmware for Intel® Wireless 5150 A/G/N network adaptors
iwl6000-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6000 Series AGN Adapter
iwl6000g2a-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6005 Series Adapters
iwl6050-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6050 Series Adapters
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