Wireless newbies -- just try NetworkManager!

Mike Chambers mike at miketc.com
Thu Mar 13 03:32:21 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-03-12 at 12:40 -0400, Todd Zullinger wrote:

> What does "chkconfig --list NetworkManager; chkconfig --list network"
> output?  I believe you want to see this:
> NetworkManager  0:off   1:off   2:on    3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
> network         0:off   1:off   2:off   3:off   4:off   5:off   6:off
> This should get a little easier in F9, since NetworkManager should run
> by default[1] and the network init script will not.  So the default
> should make it much easier for people to follow John's suggestion to
> try NM first.

Yes, but what about "wired" networks?  That is what I have, and the
default doesn't work for me.  I had to turn it off, or at least make
sure network was setup and running as my /etc/resolv.conf file wasn't
even configured, and it was initially during install.

Mike Chambers
Madisonville, KY

"The best lil town on Earth!"

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