NetworkManager - Re: Announcing Fedora 12 Alpha
mschwendt.tmp0701.nospam at arcor.de
Thu Aug 27 17:03:50 UTC 2009
On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 08:47:13 -0700, Adam wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-08-27 at 11:22 -0400, Matthias Clasen wrote:
> > On Thu, 2009-08-27 at 20:03 +0530, Mani A wrote:
> > > On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 4:01 PM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> > > >> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Alpha_release_notes
> > > >
> > > > What should I expect from NetworkManager? If doesn't do anything useful
> > > > by default. Knows about eth0 and eth1, but they aren't active. Clicking
> > > > "Edit" doesn't do anything either, regardless of whether I choose eth1
> > > > or eth0.
> > > >
> > > It has been in a 'not for testing' state since alpha-1. At most you
> > > can check up the wireless part.
> > I don't know where you got that idea... NetworkManager has been working
> > fine for me all through the F12 cycle, including wireless, wired and
> > vpn.
> Works fine for me too, as of today's Rawhide, managing a wireless
> connection and vpnc-type VPN connection.
F12 Alpha without updates, fresh install: None of NM's buttons work for me.
Tried "Edit" and "Delete". Tried with eth1 (LAN) and eth0. Then gave up.
Meanwhile, I've disabled NM and set up networking with system-config-network
instead. Updated to Rawhide, but that broke GNOME login. gconf-sanity-check-
something exits with error code and drops me back to GDM.
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