Limiting Access Points In NetworkManager?

NoOp glgxg at
Sat Nov 22 17:46:05 UTC 2008

On 11/22/2008 07:43 AM, Kenneth Loafman wrote:
> Is it possible to limit access points in NetworkManager to only those that
> you want to use?  I've got a few unsecured APs in the area and if my main
> APs fail to connect, NetworkManager falls back to the unsecured ones.  I
> see no way to disallow those connections and rarely even notice it unless
> I try to get to my local network.
> So, is there a hidden config file somewhere, or am I out of luck?
> Ubuntu 8.04, completely up to date.

Turn off roaming & instead use dhcp. Turn roaming back on if you
actually go 'roaming'.

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