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Bug 588849 - knetworkmanager does not re-connect to NetworkManager
Summary: knetworkmanager does not re-connect to NetworkManager
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kde-plasma-networkmanagement
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rex Dieter
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-04 17:43 UTC by Orion Poplawski
Modified: 2010-10-09 18:21 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 0.9-0.25
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2010-10-09 18:21:35 UTC

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Description Orion Poplawski 2010-05-04 17:43:18 UTC
Description of problem:

It NetworkManager is restarted, knetworkmanager shows "Networking information is not available" and never re-connects.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2010-05-04 17:59:16 UTC
OK, though restarting the nm service has always been one of those things I usually recommend:  don't do that!

(yes, I know NetworkManager-gnome aka nm-applet gracefully handles this situation... and knm probably should too).

In short, this is a feature request best sent upstream.

Comment 2 Orion Poplawski 2010-05-04 20:15:54 UTC
I've commented in the upstream bug.  Perhaps not quite the same thing, but related.

Comment 3 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2010-09-11 23:52:03 UTC
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.

Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2010-09-27 16:43:48 UTC
I can confirm this works with 

Comment 5 Orion Poplawski 2010-09-27 17:26:46 UTC
Appears to reconnect fine with knetworkmanager-0.9-0.22.20100830.fc13.kde45.i686 too.

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