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Is network manager called from an /etc/init.d script?

I want to run a script to set the hostname on a heavy customized liveUSB version of ubuntu 10.04 (customized means I'm not ready to update to latest version) I need the script to run before the ...
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0answers
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Cannot change eth1 to ad-hoc mode using iwconfig

I want to change my wireless interface eth1 to ad-hoc mode, but when I use iwconfig eth1 mode ad-hoc It is still unchanged (remain Mode: Managed). I am running out of time. How can I do it? Here ...
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1answer
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how to check network card bonding speed in ubuntu 10.04

I have Ubuntu 10.04 install DELL R710 server I have configured the network bonding using the below steps sudo apt-get install ifenslave ------------------------------------------- vi ...
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1answer
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knetworkmanager not starting at all

It seems that my knetworkmanager is not starting anymore. Read: In KDE4's sys tray I don't have a icon to manage my networks. Also when starting it from terminal or kick off menu literally "nothing" ...
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Network manager doesn't find my wired conection

There is no problem to connect to my wireless network, but when I want to change it to wired connection the manger can't find the connection. There is green light in the socket when I connect the ...
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4answers
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NetworkManager doesn't detect my broadband device

I have a Huawei K3765 (USB ID 12D1:1520) and I'm trying to use it with Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid. I have usb-modeswitch installed, so when I plug the device I can see that it gets switched from storage-mode ...
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1answer
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Cannot access resources on VPN network

I managed to connect from outside to the corporate network using VPN (OpenVPN plugin of the network-manager). I get my IP address, routing tables etc set up. But I cannot access anything on that ...
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1answer
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Thomson TG782T ADSL2+ modem loses network connection

I am using an ubuntu 10.04 server (running on a Lenovo Thinkpad notebook) as my webserver. It is performing well in terms of handling the traffic etc. However my internet connection is ADSL2+ (using ...
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2answers
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Need to disable Show Password in wireless

I work for a school and we are setting up some ubuntu laptops for student use. The wireless password needs to be secure so students can't connect their personal devices onto the network. The problem ...
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3answers
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items in notification area not coming up after startup

My 3 year old played with my computer and now all items in the notification area are not coming up anymore, including nm-applet skype keyring I have checked various sources on the Internet in ...
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1answer
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NetworkManager: Marking connection invalid [closed]

I'm having a problem connecting to a wireless network. Finally NetworkManager manager responded with: Marking connection invalid. However, the connection is not even listed! So how do I unmark the ...
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1answer
286 views

What's the preferred method for connecting to a PPTP VPN under KDE?

I have a remote worker who's got a Ubuntu 10.04.3 machine, running KDE. She was using KVPNC until she did an update over the weekend (I don't have the details on the update, she may have been using an ...
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How do I re-install Network Manager without an internet connection?

I have only wireless connection, one computer with a connection and 4gb usb . My second computer has no network connection, because I have deleted it from the software center. However, now I want to ...
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1answer
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connecting wifi without networkManager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I re-install Network Manager without an internet connection? My friend has deleted network Manager. However, now she want connect Internet over using wireless. ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu One client does not recognize the internet connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Network Manager 0.8.999 and Ubuntu One I am using Ubuntu One in Ubuntu 10.04 with Network Manager 0-8.9997-git. The Ubuntu One client does not recognize the internet ...
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1answer
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Can I monitor home network and throttle traffic?

I have several computers in my network and would like to see which computer is hogging too much speed, then possibly throttle that PC. All computers are going through one router, both wired and ...
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2answers
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How do I automatically connect to a wireless network with auto-login?

I want NetworkManager to automatically connect to the wireless network. I've configured my account to automatically log in (using System > Administration > Login Window) and I get prompted to ...
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1answer
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How to switch off wifi on startup or from the console

I have installed ubuntu 10.04 on a laptop. Wifi is switched on by default on startup. I can disable it rightclicking the network manager icon in the gnome bar. How can I set it to have wifi switched ...
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1answer
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Get UUID of specific connection?

Is it possible to get the UUID of a specific connection? I have used the connection before and it is set to auto when NetworkManager detects it so it is not listed in ...
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8answers
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Wireless shows up as disabled, how can I get it working?

$ sudo iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. eth0 no wireless extensions. wlan0 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:off/any Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=0 dBm ...
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3answers
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System hangs on shutdown if Windows network drive in fstab

I added a Windows network drive (accessed using WiFi) in my fstab about a month ago: //Server/Location/foo/bar /media/myNetworkDrive/ cifs ...
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3answers
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No Network Manager icon in the notification area, so I can't use my VPN connection

I've added a VPN using System > Preferences > Network Connections. However, I can't see how to switch it on, because there's no Network Manager icon in the notification area! nm-applet is running as ...
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1answer
573 views

Ufw causing trouble with DHCP or WPA? [closed]

It appears that enabling UFW is causing my network connection to drop periodically on a WPA-Enterprise network, according to the network-manager GUI app (and the lack of a server response to web ...