[Bug 334122] Re: Mobile broadband connections fail to connect

Jon Spriggs jon at spriggs.org.uk
Fri Nov 6 10:00:13 UTC 2009

To confirm, on Kubuntu 9.10, NetBook Remix version with a Huawei E156G
3G dongle, I am also seeing this issue, in that, I have the icon appear
in the plasmoid to show that my phone is attached. I click on that
entry, and get taken to a page of Wireless Hotspots. On canceling that
screen, I can "Manage Connections" and complete the details for this
device, but then selecting that connection from the list does not
establish this connection.

I am currently working around this issue by performing

sudo apt-get remove knetworkmanager
sudo apt-get install network-manager-gnome
System -> System Settings -> Advanced -> Autostart -> New Program -> nm-applet

I know this is using the Gnome Network Manager, but it works for the

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