Re: Autoswitching?

Wireless & Wired:

0000:02:02.0 Network controller: AIRONET Wireless Communications Cisco Aironet Wireless 802.11b 0000:02:08.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB PRO/100 VE (MOB) Ethernet Controller (rev 81)

The driver for th wireless is airo and the driver for the wired is e100.


Dan Williams wrote:
On Fri, 2004-12-10 at 21:20 +0100, Magnus Ottosson wrote:


I just installed NetworkManager on my IBM T40 running gentoo. I used the NetworkManager-20041208 ebuild from It work quite fine, it connects to my wireless and wired network but it doesn't autoswitch! Has this feature been implemented yet?


What's the type of the built-in ethernet card on your T40?  (running
'lspci' should show you, copy the line for it and reply to this list).
Also, what's the driver you're using for that card?  (when in doubt, use
hal-device-manager and look for the "linux.driver" property on your
ethernet device).

If NM can't detect that the link status has changed, which is actually
picked up by HAL and forwarded on to NM, then it can't do the


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