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Where is OpenVPN's client configuration from Network-manager's OpenVPN plugin?

I know how to write and when to put OpenVPN's config files for clients but I would like to be able to see the config files generated by network-manager-openvpn plugin. (For instance to change logging ...
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What is the structure of network managers system-connections files?

could anyone list the complete structure of the configuration files, which network manager stores for known networks in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections for known networks? Sample (filename ...
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Copy wireless configuration between clients

We have a group of kiosk-type machines that we are configuring and we would like to have wireless as an option as some of the locations do not have the luxury of an ethernet wall jack. We are using ...
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How to check the speed/problems of network-manager?

in between suspend and awake my system of course drops its wlan connection. Then once awakend from its suspend notwork-manager tries to reestablish the connection. All works fine , I think BUT: doing ...
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The “resolv.conf” file becomes empty after each restart [duplicate]

The "/etc/resolv.conf" file becomes empty after each restart and I lose the DNS data set in it. It only contains the following text each time: # Generated by NetworkManager What should I do?
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Configuration of the Network Manager via DBus: how to set the ad hoc mode

I have an hard nut to crack: a nice bottle of italian Chianti wine to the solver! :) To automatically configure WiFi, I first have to kill the Network Manager and than activate the WiFi via the ...
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How to force Network Manager to set auto negotiation to false/off for a particular NIC (eth0) on start-up?

It so happens that I have a NIC that is only able to establish a connection with the current network when auto negotiation is set to false. In windows, this can be achieved rather easily by changing ...
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Where are the network manager configuration files?

I have a network that my machine tries to connect to automatically... it's a network that requires LEAP authentication so I have a username stored with the network. However, my username has changed ...
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How to set up an ethernet and wireless network using /etc/network/interfaces?

Currently I have ethernet and wireless networks configured through a network manager (further NM) but it seems to be a bit buggy (I need a different MAC for ether which is never applied if using NM), ...
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Can NetworkManager be used on a server?

On a desktop machine, there's a GUI component to control the connections. But on a server, usually no user is present. How do I need to configure NetworkManager to work on a server? Where are the ...
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How can I make NetworkManager ignore my wireless card?

I do not want NetworkManager to list or manipulate my wireless card. Can I hide its interface from NetworkManager somehow? I have tried adding this in /etc/network/interfaces, iface wlan0 inet ...
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Sharing an internet connection through the Ethernet port

I have a small living room PC (Bohica, running fully-updated Ubuntu 10.10/Maverick) connected to my HDTV that I use for web browsing and media streaming. It connects via WiFi (wlan0) to my Fedora ...
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Few GUI problems with minimal install

I installed a minimal Ubuntu with a complete and functional GUI, but facing a few problems: nm-applet's icon won't show in the notification area, but I can connect to wired internet fine. I am not ...
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How do I set networking enabled by default?

When I log into my computer, networking is disabled. I always have to enable it so I can connect to the internet. Does anyone know how to set it to enabled by default?