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Disable AirPort when Ethernet cable is connected
Authored by: kainewynd2 on Mar 09, '10 02:41:31PM

NOTE: This command requires the device name, not just the command, so you'll have to add that in as in the examples below.

You could throw a "/usr/sbin/networksetup -setairportpower Airport on" after the else statement like so:

#!/bin/sh
if ifconfig en0 | grep 155.144; 
then /usr/sbin/networksetup -setairportpower Airport off
else
/usr/sbin/networksetup -setairportpower Airport on
fi

Attempting to "Turn On" an already running airport does not result in any change to connectivity in quick testing at home.



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Disable AirPort when Ethernet cable is connected
Authored by: ardong on Jul 19, '10 12:31:54PM
I made a small amendment to this script:

#!/bin/sh
if ifconfig en0 | grep inet; 
then /usr/sbin/networksetup -setairportpower Airport off
else
/usr/sbin/networksetup -setairportpower Airport on
fi


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