eduroam with Ubuntu/Linux

Please follow the steps below to setup eduroam wifi on devices using Ubuntu/Linux.

eduroam CAT

The DFN (Communications Network for Science and Research in Germany) provides an automatic configuration assistant tool for various operating systems and platforms. The assistant makes it easy to configure your wifi connection.

You can find the various eduroam installers for the automatic configuration on supported operating systems at 

The installer requires the python package, which might have to be installed first via the package manager. After installing python and downloading the eduroam CAT script, you can run the file on the console:


You will then be asked to enter your central login details. This concludes the eduroam setup.