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My standard Kubuntu 10.04 installation works perfectly but now I'm trying the lighter xfce window manager. I can't find any gui tool to configure networks. Someone on the web talks about the gnome applets container but I don't want to use gnome. How to configure network in xfce?

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Xfce's own Airconfig has never lifted off and is currently unreleased, abandoned and unmaintained. As suggested in other answers, Xfce users usually use NetworkManager or Wicd.

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Xubuntu 10.04 comes with some GNOME applications such as the Network Manager, just tried on a fresh install:

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Don't know what is used in Xubuntu 10.10, but I doubt it's much different. If you're not happy with Network Manager you can always switch to WICD as karthick87 suggested.

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XFCE hasn't it owns network manager.Use wicd instead (pygtk-based)

sudo apt-get install wicd
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