wireless-tools/net-tools are DEPRECATED

Chuck Anderson cra at WPI.EDU
Fri Apr 29 23:21:14 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 12:30:02PM -0500, Dan Williams wrote:
> Looking at the code, the 4-second delay is only used when the device is
> actually connected to something.  State 3 == DISCONNECTED, state 2 ==
> UNAVAILABLE, so it's performing as expected here.  Were there actually
> an IP address assigned to 'nf' then the 4-second delay would be used.
> Given that nothing really happens to the device when it's DISCONNECTED
> anyway, the logs you see are pretty much a NOP for NM.

I would really /love/ it if NM could log the human readable state
names and reason codes, rather than the cryptic numbers.

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