Network Manager dependencies

Tom H tomh0665 at
Fri Aug 24 07:24:17 UTC 2012

On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 8:40 PM, Jordon Bedwell <jordon at> wrote:
> I guess this whole NM issue might fall under the tasksel issue, I
> prefer not to use it but a friend of mine prefer NM I
> prefer to stay away from it, preference perhaps? But with preference
> comes the problem that NM relies on wpasupplicant and a couple of
> other wireless tools that we would absolutely never need on a server,
> unless we are crazy or there is some one-off sysadmin who has some
> crazy ideas.

I took on a job a few weeks ago where everything's using wifi, even
the servers; so there's a case for wpasupplicant on a server. :)

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