Unable to auth to new WEP network, NetworkManager "No agents were available for this request"

Chris Bainbridge chris.bainbridge at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 01:53:41 UTC 2012

On 20 September 2012 02:35, Chris Bainbridge <chris.bainbridge at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm using Xubuntu ("Precise" release) with all latest updates. When
> trying to connect to a new protected wifi network (by clicking on the
> network name in nm-applet from the taskbar) I get a timeout and error
> from NetworkManager: "No agents were available for this request". I
> have tried with several networks and get the same.

Never mind, this appears to be a side effect of doing "eval
$(gnome-keyring-daemon --start)" in .profile to get rid of that
annoying pkcs11 message
it does not occur on a standard install.

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