Connectivity to HSG

This page explains how to connect to the network of the University of St. Gallen.

It is just for me to remember things, but maybe helps others to connect to their universities too.

VPN

To connect to the vpn of the University of St. Gallen, install security/openconnect.Then, connect using the following command as root:

openconnect --script /usr/local/sbin/vpnc-script https://vpn.unisg.ch

Eduroam

To connect to Eduroam you need the username and password of your account at your university. Other universities may use modified versions to connect.

Insert the following code into /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf:

ctrl_interface=/var/run/wpa_supplicant
ctrl_interface_group=wheel
network={
 ssid="eduroam"
 scan_ssid=1
 key_mgmt=WPA-EAP
 eap=PEAP
 identity="MAIL@unisg.ch"
 password="PASSWORD"
 phase1="peaplabel=0"
 phase2="auth=MSCHAPV2"
}