Re: [Evolution] WICD & NM

On Mon, 2010-05-31 at 12:23 -0400, Robert K. Tompsett - N8JUQ wrote:
In reference to Evolution "Pete Biggs" What is the WICD and NM in
reference to?

NM is the fabulous Network Manager.  I've never had it malfunction, and
it is a serious component of why the LINUX desktop (GNOME) a usable
desktop in the real-world.


It provides "Pain-Free" networking and a D-Bus service so applications
can reliably [and simply] determine if the host is online with a
network;  rather than the old days when applications used all kind of
hacks to try to determine that.
Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam whitemice org> LPIC-1, Novell CLA
OpenGroupware, Cyrus IMAPd, Postfix, OpenLDAP, Samba

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