akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Thu Apr 20 20:50:40 UTC 2006
On Thu, 2006-04-20 at 13:20 -0400, Dan wrote:
> Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Thursday 20 April 2006 08:47, Aaron Konstam wrote:
> >> On Thu, 2006-04-20 at 00:42 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
> >>> Greetings;
> >>> Subject...Is there such a thing? I've browsed the limited docs
> >>> installed on FC5, without finding anything that tells me how to
> >>> configure it. All I know is that if I start those 2 daemons, I have
> >>> to manually restart the network to restore service, and
> >>> that /etc/NetworkManager is an empty directory.
> >>> --
> >> Could you explain what you mean by restarting the network since that
> >> may not be correct.
> > As in 'service network restart'
> > Starting the NM daemon apparently takes me offline.
> The "network" and "NetworkManager" services do the same task, as I've
> found when I had both of them started I would sometimes connect to wired
> with one and wireless with the other :P So I just keep network off now
> on my laptop.
> About not using GNOME...the NetworkManager applet right now is
> gnome-specific, so you might want to look into the efforts being made
> toward a KDE applet.
I guess the point is network and NetworkManager should probably not be
both running at the same time. And it is network that should be not
running at this point.
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at sbcglobal.net
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