When I start Awesome WM, it works fine but it does not start the daemon/application that searches for and connects to wifi networks.
How to make it do that both on startup as well as on demand since I may want it to do so only on demand?
Press the Super and Enter key. Check your network-manager service status by typing this commands:
If it is up and running, check the available wifi networks:
I presume you want to start something like
If you want to autostart it, you can autostart it like any other app in Awesome. In
to the section with your autostart apps; if you don't have such a section, just add it at the end.
If you restart Awesome, it'll run
This will ensure