The goal of this project is to create an easily configurable, dynamic, wireless connection script so that users, especially laptop users, can connect to multiple networks that have WEP, hidden APs, even VPNs and run connect and disconnect programs easily.
wlan-ui is a very small Linux GUI tool for connecting to wireless networks. It is written in perl, and is a basic example of using perl with Gtk and Glade.
wpa-buddy is a tool to decrypt WPA-PSK protected traffic. It can work in real-time (sniffing packets from a network interface) or in batch mode (reading packets from a capture file). It also produces nice output telling you what's going on.
Wvlan Monitor Applet
Wvlan Monitor Applet is a very small applet that shows you how far you are from the basestation if you are using wireless networking.
Xiwtool is a graphical Wireless Access Point scanning and configuration tool.
XNetworkStrength is a tool to visually track wireless connectivity between a laptop and a local access point (AP). It uses only the X11 windowing system for its graphics, and should compile on any Linux system.
xwconfig is a gtk based application for configuring wireless devices. It is based on and uses large chunks of iwconfig from the wireless tools package.