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I need to have network widget in my Awesome manager. When I placed in very bottom of rc.lua line

awful.util.spawn("nm-applet")

my Awesome was not starting until I have removed it. What is wrong with it?

Is it possible run Lua commands just in terminal?

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That command should work fine.

Did you see any errors?

Try the follwing in a terminal and check for a response:

echo "return awful.util.spawn('nm-applet')" | awesome-client

You could also try using the full path: /usr/bin/nm-applet

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