internet connection on Kubuntu Hardy

Emanoil Kotsev deloptes at
Wed Oct 15 00:05:37 BST 2008

--- On Tue, 10/14/08, Thorny <thorntreehome at> wrote:

> From: Thorny <thorntreehome at>
> Subject: Re: internet connection on Kubuntu Hardy
> To: kubuntu-users at
> Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2008, 11:46 AM
> On Mon, 13 Oct 2008 14:47:04 -0700, Emanoil Kotsev wrote:
> > 
> > Did you work on Etch - I spent years, and should
> disagree with you.
> > 
> Yes Emanoil, I wrote my comment because I have been in
> several forums and
> lists and newsgroups where people have had trouble with
> network-manager.
> You, yourself stated you had trouble, so what are you
> disagreeing about?

I had trouble with kubuntu and network manager not with debian. And the problem from my point of view is that there are few systems working (or not) together like dbus, avahi the old ifconfig etc ... and the gui part.

> None of your advice is going to work *after*
> network-manager has been
> purged from the system, which is what the poster stated.

oh, I should have missed it. The poster could have installed it again ... for me it's working after fixing the dbus part.

> > 
> > PS.: this is another argument why developers should
> focus on making
> > kubuntu more stable and user friendly and not look
> much nicer ... but as I
> > said I don't want to discuss this topic over again
> Hummmmm! Generally people who don't want to discuss
> something further just
> don't mention it again.

This was the point ;-)



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