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       wicd-cli - command-line interface to wicd


       wicd-cli [options]


       This manual page documents briefly the wicd-cli command.

       wicd-cli is a scriptable command-line only "client" for wicd.


       -h, --help
              Show summary of options.

       -n network-id, --network=network-id
              Specify which network wicd-cli should act on.

       -p property, --network-property=property
              Show property from network details.

       -s value, --set-to=value
              Set selected property to value

       -m name, --name=name
              Set the name for the profile to load/save to name.

       -S, --scan
              Scan available wireless networks.

       -w, --save
              Save the network connection profile.

       -l, --list-networks
              List the networks WICD has in its cache.

       -d, --network-details
              Show details of selected network.

       -x, --disconnect
              Disconnect from the current network.

       -c, --connect
              Connect to the selected network.

       -e, --list-encryption-types
              View the available encryption templates WICD can use.

       -y, --wireless
              Use the wireless interface.

       -z, --wired
              Use the wired interface.

       -o, --load-profile
              Load a wired connection profile.


       wicd(1), wicd-client(1), wicd-gtk(8), wicd-curses(8)


       wicd-cli was written by Ronuk Raval.

       This  manual  page was written by David Paleino <>, for the Debian project
       (and may be used by others).

                                             Dec 2009                                 wicd-cli(8)