F13: How to enable NetworkManager system connection?
mariofutire at googlemail.com
Sun Jun 13 06:27:20 UTC 2010
On 06/13/2010 12:28 AM, Suvayu Ali wrote:
> On Saturday 12 June 2010 04:05 PM, Sam Sharpe wrote:
>> NetworkManager stores connection information in GConf, not in the
>> files you referred to. They are irrelevant to a NetworkManager
>> controlled connection.
>> Here's a user connection:
>> [sam at samlap ~ ]$ gconftool-2 -R /system/networking/connections/5/connection
>> timestamp = 1276383598
>> type = 802-11-wireless
>> id = Auto<deleted>
>> name = connection
>> uuid =<deleted>
>> I don't have any system connections to show you, but they would be
>> stored in the system gconf in/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.system/
> I have two ethernet ports but only one of them is connected which is
> "always on" and is available to all users in the system. I presume that
> would be a system connection? I also use only NetworkManager, as you can
> see below.
I think ethernet go a different way and NetwrokManager honours the old
/etc/sysconfig/networking/devices/ifcfg-* (as it would on a WEP encryption IIRC)
but wireless WAP is a different story.
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