location / profile
tobias.pflug at gmx.net
Sat Dec 4 17:55:03 CST 2004
I installed ubuntu on my powerbook after i got tired of OSX ( having no
virtual desktops is truly awful )
However there is one thing I do miss about OSX: The consistent
integration of various system profiles for different locations
Computer-->System Configuration-->Networking seems to be aiming at that
but it seems to be very unstable,at least i gave up on using it..
Guess/Hope someone is working on that for hoary(?!)
After switching/loading a profile it sometimes blocks completely and
does not update the widget anymore waiting for some external program
(route? dhcp? dunno) and it looks as if it crashed..
Also i think it would be nice if there was a
Furthermore it should offer control over proxy settings in firefox.
>From firefox man page:
Start with profile
So that should work i guess..
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