[Mageia-dev] Drakx-net or NetworkManager for Mageia 2

Olivier Blin mageia at blino.org
Tue Nov 22 12:32:09 CET 2011

Frank Griffin <ftg at roadrunner.com> writes:

> On 11/21/2011 07:10 PM, Olivier Blin wrote:
>> Well, there was also a bug in drakx-net about that, and I've finally
>> found time to fix it. This has been introduced by the NM support
>> added by Mandriva (revision 271832), which we carelessly imported
>> initially :-/ Basically, if a NM_CONTROLLED setting was present in
>> an ifcfg file, it would always be rewritten as "yes"... This bugfix
>> was worth a big release bump, welcome drakx-net 1.0! 
> Merci mille fois, O Maitre de drakx-net.  I didn't mention that one,
> but it was quite annoying.

There's another annoying bug that is transforming the preset wifi mode
to another mode when going through draknetcenter (for example switching
a preset WPA network to WEP in the settings), it looks like they are
cases where it is misreading some settings.

Probably related to these bugs:

Olivier Blin - blino

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