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Re: NetworkManager - Why Doesn't nm-applet have a way of using WPA-PSK?



Christopher Aillon wrote:
> On 11/20/2007 02:51 PM, Pádraig Brady wrote:
>> Christopher Aillon wrote:
>>> What really should be happening is NM should notice there is a
>>> new/different encryption scheme and offer to let you enter it.  You
>>> shouldn't have to force it.  If this is not happening, file a bug.
>>
>> Is there a way to clear NM's state.
>> I'm having serious issues with NM after a F7 to F8 upgrade,
>> and would like to clear state to see if it helps,
>> and before I start filing a plethora of bugs.
> 
> gconftool-2 --recursive-unset /system/networking
> 
> ought to wipe it.  Might want to make sure the applet and/or service are
> not running, though.

Wouldn't it be a good idea to provide this type of NM full state reset from the
applet itself?  To the casual user the only thing visible IS the applet, and
when its not working the applet should provide a possible answer.

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