User can't run nm-tool on 12.10 system

Chris Green cl at
Mon Jan 14 14:51:16 UTC 2013

On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 09:41:28AM -0500, John Hupp wrote:
>  Thanks, it now works, but there is one gotcha:
>  It only works (as in nm-tool works for a non-root user) if that user has
>  logged in to a live X desktop on the system, if there's no live login
>  then I get an error message.  Logging in via a remote desktop (such as
>  xrdp) doesn't work, it seems only to work with a local screen login.
>    I log in locally and via Linux Terminal Server.  I have zero experience
>    with rdp, xrdp, etc.  Maybe someone else here can help with that.

It's not an issue really, I'm happy with where I have got to now.

Chris Green

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