Network Manager and Wicd

Karl Larsen klarsen1 at
Wed Jun 2 11:52:26 UTC 2010

On 06/02/2010 05:35 AM, Tom H wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 8:29 PM, Robert Holtzman<holtzm at>  wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 01, 2010 at 02:57:43PM -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
>>                 ..........snip..........
>>>           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
>>> wireless.
>> You're using an insecure password for your wifi connection. Very good,
> It's not a wifi password!
> It's a keychain password. There have been a few threads in the last
> few months where posters have explained to Karl that if he left that
> password blank or used the same password as his GDM logon, he wouldn't
> be prompted for a password to log on to his wifi network...
         I screwed up and did not do that. How do you fix a 10.04 system 
with a darn stupid password?

73 Karl


	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
	Linux User
         Key ID = 3951B48D

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