iw - A nl80211 based wireless configuration tool

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package name iw
Package version 4.3
Package release 1.el7
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 159.32 KB
Download size 70.03 KB
Official Mirror mirror.centos.org
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 - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libnl.so.1()(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
iw = 4.3-1.el7
iw(x86-64) = 4.3-1.el7


Type URL
Binary Package iw-4.3-1.el7.x86_64.rpm
Source Package iw-4.3-1.el7.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install iw rpm package:

# yum install iw




2016-04-05 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 4.3-1
- Update to 4.3
2014-07-30 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 3.10-6
- Minor spec file change to make the build more reliable
2014-07-14 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - 3.10-5
- Correct some bogus dates in the changelog
- Move /sbin/iw to /usr/sbin/iw
2014-01-24 - Daniel Mach <dmach@redhat.com> - 3.10-4
- Mass rebuild 2014-01-24
2013-12-27 - Daniel Mach <dmach@redhat.com> - 3.10-3
- Mass rebuild 2013-12-27
2013-10-15 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 3.10-2.1
- Bump release for RHEL versioning rules
2013-05-06 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 3.10-2
- Update URL for source download
2013-05-06 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 3.10-1
- Update to 3.10
2013-02-14 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 3.8-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
2013-01-02 - John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 3.8-1
- Update to 3.8

See Also

Package Description
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iwl1000-firmware- Firmware for Intel® PRO/Wireless 1000 B/G/N network adaptors
iwl105-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Centrino Wireless-N 105 Series Adapters
iwl135-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Centrino Wireless-N 135 Series Adapters
iwl2000-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Centrino Wireless-N 2000 Series Adapters
iwl2030-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Centrino Wireless-N 2030 Series Adapters
iwl3160-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 Series Adapters
iwl3945-firmware- Firmware for Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945 A/B/G network adaptors
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® PRO/Wireless 5150 A/G/N network adaptors
iwl6000-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6000 AGN Adapter
iwl6000g2a-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6005 Series Adapters
iwl6000g2b-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6030 Series Adapters
iwl6050-firmware- Firmware for Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 6050 Series Adapters