Network Manager and Wicd

Karl Larsen klarsen1 at
Tue Jun 1 20:57:43 UTC 2010

On 06/01/2010 02:07 PM, Alfredo De Luca wrote:
> Hi all.
> I have Ubuntu 10.4 upgraded (with no problems) from Karmic Koala. Back 
> then I couldn't use Network Manager for my wireless and I installed 
> WICD which  worked perfectly.
> Now I am having the same issues.... NM works fine with wired,Mobile 
> broadband etc etc except I have to use WICD for wireless 
> and NM for the rest of connections.
> The issue is that NM will connect to a wireless but after a few 
> seconds drops and re-try to reconnect.....and then on and off!
> Does anybody have the same issue?
         I have 10.04 new load on my laptop and it must have wireless. I 
set up NM and it works but is a pain. When I boot up I have a panel on 
my desktop on top that requires a password. I gave it a simple one 
"karl" and it works. But WICD is head and shoulders better than NM for 

They both work fine on wired Internet.

73 Karl


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