Re: Network Manager problem connecting to open wireless network.

On 2/1/06, Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-02-01 at 00:19 +0100, Diego González wrote:
> > since some weeks ago i have noticed that Network Manager is not able
> > to connect to the open wireless network available in the place i work,
> > it tries it but it can't manage it. However if i write (as root) on
> > the console ifup eth1 everything works, so it must be a NM problem, i
> > have also changed dhcp3 or dhcbdb.
> >
> > Today i updated NM from CVS, the error is still there, so i guess this
> > is a problem if you intend to release shortly.
> > command 'INTERFACE_ADD eth1^I^Iwext^I/var/run/wpa_supplicant^I'
> > Jan 31 20:34:13 calisto NetworkManager: <information>^ISUP: response was 'OK'
> > Jan 31 20:34:13 calisto NetworkManager: <information>^ISUP: sending
> > command 'AP_SCAN 2'
> > Jan 31 20:34:13 calisto NetworkManager: <information>^ISUP: response
> You need a more recent version of wpa_supplicant actually.  Jouni
> committed the AP_SCAN patch about a week ago.

by the way, even if it is needed configure should check if the version
is new enough, configure did not complain at all with the
wpa_supplicant version that i have installed.

> Dan

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