Replacing network-offline (old version 2xmonitor) with NM wlan 0% signal strength icon
macoafi at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 14:36:10 UTC 2009
On Wednesday 18 March 2009 10:12:04 am Andrew Barbaccia wrote:
> > The VPN indicator lock is sufficient. It does its job of notifying me when
> > vpnc
> > has disassociated just fine. If only command line vpnc was so lovely.
> How does this work currently. I'm unaware as others on this list are too
Well I haven't used it in GNOME since the recent icon changes, but assuming
that wasn't a change...
It showed a yellow lock swooshing into place a few times as it was
authenticating. Once the tunnel was authenticated and up, the lock would sit
there, on the right side of the connected icon (I've only done this with
wireless, I assume it'd put the yellow lock on top of the wired connection
icon as well). If the VPN dropped, the yellow lock would go away, and you'd
get a notification saying that the VPN was disconnected.
The command line client, on the other hand, dies silently. Which is annoying.
It might go to syslog, I don't know, but it doesn't attempt to send a dbus
call or anything to bring up a notification.
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