Message info From:Miles Bader Subject:Re: On init in Debian Date:Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:35:57 +0900

Carlos Alberto Lopez Perez <> writes:
> $ sudo apt-get remove network-manager*
> $ sudo apt-get install wicd wicd-curses wicd-gtk
> ^ wicd-kde ?
> $ wicd-curses
> And enjoy your network without the NM mess :)

... unless, of course, you're using gnome-shell, which currently doesn't
work without network-manager...!

[naturally network-manager plays badly with NFS, so "just installing" NM
causes other problems... argh]



People who are more than casually interested in computers should have at
least some idea of what the underlying hardware is like. Otherwise the
programs they write will be pretty weird. -- Donald Knuth

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