Re: Incorrect symbol dispalyed for wrelwss connection.
- From: Aaron Konstam <akonstam sbcglobal net>
- To: Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com>
- Cc: NetworkManager-List <networkmanager-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Incorrect symbol dispalyed for wrelwss connection.
- Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2007 04:57:57 -0500
On Sat, 2007-03-17 at 13:25 -0400, Dan Williams wrote:
> On Sat, 2007-03-17 at 09:50 -0500, Aaron Konstam wrote:
> > What does this mean or indicate.
> > Suddenly at home when NM makes a connection with wireless access point
> > instead of the vertical bars t displays the wired connection symbol and
> > when you put the courser on the symbol it says wired connection.
> > Only thong that seems relevant is the kernel was upgraded
> > to:2.6.20-1.2300.fc5
> > This is FC5 and the connection works.
> Do you have anything plugged into your Ethernet port? What's the value
> of /sys/class/net/ethX/carrier when you _don't_ have anything plugged in
> (replace ethX with the name of your wired device).
This stopped happening as soundingly as it started. Nothing was plugged
into the Ethernet port at the time. When or if it happens again I will
try the test you suggest. For now I just will stay confused.
Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine. --
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam sbcglobal net
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