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wifi-utils

wifi-utils

WiFi Command Line Utilities for Ubuntu Distros

Install

$ npm install --global https://github.com/bencevans/wifi-utils.git

Usage

wifi-ssid

With WiFi Connected

$ wifi-ssid
mycurrentwirelessssid

With WiFi Disconnected (Exit Code=1)

$ wifi-ssid
No Active WiFi Network

wifi-password

With WiFi Connected

$ wifi-password
likeimputtingthatinareadme

With WiFi Disconnected (Exit Code=1)

$ wifi-password
No Active WiFi Network

wifi-ifconfig

With WiFi Connected - Ouputs ifconfig for found WiFi device

$ wifi-ifconfig
wlp58s0   Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 30:52:cb:e7:a4:c5
          inet addr:192.168.1.20  Bcast:192.168.1.255  Mask:255.255.255.0
          inet6 addr: fe80::3252:cbff:fee7:a4c5/64 Scope:Link
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:381464 errors:0 dropped:19 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:290123 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
          RX bytes:346635228 (346.6 MB)  TX bytes:34510702 (34.5 MB)

With WiFi Disconnected (Exit Code=1)

$ wifi-ifconfig
No Active WiFi Network

wifi-ip

With WiFi Connected

$ wifi-ip
192.168.1.20

With WiFi Disconnected (Exit Code=1)

$ wifi-ip
No Active WiFi Network

Licence

ISC