Re: NM tidbits

Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com> writes:

> Except that Enable Wireless turns off wireless completely!  Enable
> Wireless _is_ "airplane mode" essentially.  WRT to scanning, the
> decision was that you will never be able to turn off scanning, that NM
> will scan every now and again based on some heuristics.  Scanning every
> 2 minutes doesn't really take that much power, and people who think it's
> unnecessary can simply deal with it.

What about atheros people who lose connectivity during the scan?
(Or has that been fixed in the driver?)

       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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