Network manager broken after latest upgrade for Oneiric

Larry larryesu at
Fri Aug 26 18:24:23 UTC 2011

On 08/26/2011 06:10 PM, Avi Greenbury wrote:
> Larry wrote:
>> *Why not just install WICD, and be done with Network manager...I have
>> allways had a problem with it..
> Because it's kinda nice to file bugs against breakage in the alpha.
> Seems little point running an alpha and silently circumventing all the
> bugs...
> In any case, much as network mangler's famous for, well, mangling
> network settings, my brief excursions into Wicd were far more
> frustrating. I'm sure I was doing something wrong, but there's little
> excuse for a thingy to use to connect to WiFi networks to be built in
> such a way as to let you get it wrong.
*Sorry, I did not read all of the posting prior to yours, so I didn't 
know at the time when I posted what I said, that it was for the Alpha...
I have not had a problem at all using WICD, with all of the newer 
versions that have come out for Ubuntu...;-)


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