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Questions tagged [networkmanager]

NetworkManager is an application tool to simplify the multi network model on a single or multiple interfaces.

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Random “deauthenticating by local choice (Reason: 3=DEAUTH_LEAVING)”

I'm running uname -r 4.10.6-1-ARCH on my dell XPS 13 developer edition (2014). I'm currently having strange problems with my wifi (I use Networkamanger with nm-applet for KDE): 1) at the most ...
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Where can I set advanced settings (like fast_reauth) in network-manager?

Is there any possibility to change "advanced" default settings in Linux Mint's network-manager (like fast_reauth=0)? I can see that there are config files in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/, ...
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Why can't Fedora start my (hard wired) network?

FYI: I've asked this on Superuser but not luck so I'm trying here. I'm not sure which it is more relevant to. I have a hard-wired Ethernet card/cable to my hub. I start Fedora 23 but there's no ...
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Prefer wired over wireless for local subnet using NetworkManager

My wireless network is bridged to my wired network, so both have the same subnet. How do I tell NetworkManager to give the local subnet route on the wireless interface a higher metric than the route ...
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Can I configure specified PEAP in network-manager

Here's the wpa_supplicant.conf file: ap_scan=1 network={ ssid="<SSID Name>" proto=WPA2 key_mgmt=WPA-EAP pairwise=CCMP group=CCMP eap=PEAP phase1="peaplabel=0" ...
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Cannot connect to WiFi with nmcli, although secrets are provided

I am using nmcli on ArchLinux (version 1.14.5dev+17+gba83251bb-1 from the official package repository) to connect to wifi. This works perfectly for all wireless networks apart from this one Vodafone ...
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automatic mac address randomization on up-to-date Debian 9.5 with 4.18-amd64, Intel wifi 7260, NetworkManager, KDE/Networks fails?

I am trying to have a random mac address by default before I connect to any network. My results are ambiguous. 1. My approach 1.1) updated my box to the latest backported Debian 9.5 (as of 23 Oct, ...
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Not able to see wifi interface in ifconfig in centOS 6.5

I have added a wifi adapter to my CentOS 6.5 box but I am not able to see it in ifconfig output. Wireless adapter in dmesg output [root@testldap log]# dmesg | grep -i netgear usb 1-1: Product: ...
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Debug friendly alternative to NetworkManager?

NetworkManager is great, when it works. When it fails I find it completely impossible to debug. Is there an alternative that is similarly easy to use, but which also shows you what is being run, so ...
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Network Manager user-side dispatcher scripts

This answer gives a solution to run scripts when a connection has been set up by NetworkManager. However, I'd like to run my script (that auto-connect to some special kinds of hotspot) as a non-root ...
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Missing openvpn routes with network manager

I'm trying to setup a VPN using network manager. When I run openvpn manually with my config, it works fine (sudo openvpn --config MyVPN.ovpn). Then when I print the routes (sudo route -n), it gives me:...
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Does Networkmanager support encrypted private keys?

I am trying to improve wifi security and recently changed to wpa2 enterprise using eap-ttls. Works fine so far, but I do not like the idea of all passwords (hashed or not) sitting on my radius server. ...
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veth pair from a single physical nic

I'm trying to setup an all-in-one Openstack kolla on a CentOS-7 with a single physical NIC, but I cannot manage to setup the network for VMs to get ips on the same LAN as the host. According to the ...
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Network manager not taking dns-search into account for VPN, GNOME Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS

/etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/ I have a VPN configured with the following ipv4 config (I replaced the real domain names by fake ones) [ipv4] dns=19.0.0.1;19.0.0.2;19.0.0.3; dns-search=...
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run gvfs-mount as user in a script owned by root for networkmanager dispatcher

I'm trying to create a script to auto mount using gvfs-mount for NetworkManager dispatcher. The dispatcher requires the script to be owned by root. Running gvfs-mount smb://path/ works in terminal as ...
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Wifi interface recognized as ethernet

I am having trouble setting up my wifi configuration persistently. I have tried both netctl and NetworkManager and both only work after manual setup. What I find especially weird is that ip link ...
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Manually configure Link-Local IPV6 regardless of ISP

The long and short of it is we have a system with a single ethernet port and we need to provide both an IPV4 connection (that can be completely incontrol of the user and varies per system) and we want ...
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How can I ensure DNS resolved common URL-s on Linux Mint and DNSmasq

I am experiencing a problem with Linux Mint 17.2. Some experiments demonstrated there's some issue with resolving URL-s. update 2015-12-02: Perhaps some one who understands this problem can comment ...
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How to kill all vpns on switch user Mint 17.2

I'm using mint 17.2 cinnamon. I'm not particular about the method, just want it to stop all vpn connections (openvpn, listed in network manager) when I switch users or logout. nmcli doesn't provide ...
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Changing Fedora's builtin Hotspot mode to 5GHz

I am using Fedora 22 and in the WiFi settings, I can enable a HotSpot. I found the /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/Hotspot file, but I do not know what I can do there. I want the hotspot to ...
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wifi - maximum number of pending replies per connection has been reached

Sometimes, my wifi internet connection gets interrupted which i can see when the leds in the wifi modem goes off. Now, when the connection resumes (i mean, the green led starts glowing in the modem),...
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OpenVPN client config: Route command fails

I want to connect to my company's VPN server, so I can access work resources. I'm running Ubuntu Gnome 15.04, and I've been given an ovpn-file. I installed OpenVPN and run sudo openvpn --config ~/...
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How to trigger dhcp4-change using nmcli?

I am working on a networking script which will do certain things, e.g., interface up/down/dhcp4-change events happen. I also need to generate these events through Network manager, not through ...
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Network manager disappeared

My NetworkManager icon has disappeared and there is no network management tools in the menu. How do I get the icon back and an entry in the menu for configuring different wireless networks? I use ...
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vpn l2tp connection on ubuntu 14.10

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 and I need to create a VPN L2TP connection. I installed strongswan, as suggested by this answer, but now I don't understand how to configure the connection. The connection ...
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Switching from GSM to CDMA

NetworkManager has crashed and now it's showing CDMA mobile broadband as a GSM device. How I can switch to CDMA mode? I'm using Ubuntu.
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Using OpenConnect for a VPN, Linux Mint 17

I'm trying to setup a VPN connection. My corporate IT team went and hid under a table when I said Linux so you guys are my last hope. I'm trying to port all my the settings from my Windows 7 machine ...
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Can only initialize Ad-hoc mode after restarting iwlwifi mod and network manager

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.4 with network interface: *-network description: Wireless interface product: Centrino Advanced-N 6235 vendor: Intel Corporation ...
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Error while trying to connect to internet using wvdial

I am getting error while connecting to Internet through Wvdial . This is the output which I am getting : tusharmakkar08@tusharmakkar08-Satellite-C660 ~ $ sudo wvdial --> WvDial: Internet dialer ...
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how does /etc/init.d/networking restart cause wpa_supplicant to be run using the previous configurations?

Background: I use Debian Lenny and have two WiFi interfaces. I use a generic configurations on /etc/network/interfaces iface wlan0 inet static address 10.0.0.1 network 10.0.0.0 ...
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802.1X authentication with NetworkManager

I have a plain DHCP wired connection at home, and a wired connection secured with 802.1X at the office. I need to use the right parameters in each location. I've configured both connections with ...
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How do you stop NetworkManager in Gnome 3?

I'm trying to force my wifi card to connect over the G-band as per this question. However, when I run iwconfig, I am told the resource is busy: [root@Eiger ~]# iwconfig wlan0 freq 2.422G SET failed ...
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Openswan ipsec hub and spoke setup is not working

I have configured Hub and Spoke using openswan ipsec. Tunnel is immediately getting UP but the problem is: Spoke1 can ping/access HUB's LAN and vice-versa (S1 -- HUB && HUB -- S1) Spoke2 can ...
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Wired connection from CLI with NetworkManager - “up” in elegant way

Sometimes I need to do some operational work in text mode and I need to setup internet connection from command line (without any networkmanager applet). (Please note: that when I run Window Manager, ...
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Mobile Broadband for only one host

What is the easiest method to configure a mobile broadband connection in a way that: no default route is added a route to a specific host is added The connection is managed by Network Manager. The ...
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NetworkManager doesn't read a new domain in ifcfg-eth0

I'm using a RHEL 6.7 and I need to add a new DOMAIN to resolv.conf that is generated by NetworkManager. In /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 there are already other domains that are in resolv....
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split json file based on number of objects

I have a file that contains objects. The object starts with a { and ends with }. There are other internal brackets { } in some items like chain but they have indentation. The file I have is very large ...
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ConnMan: IPv4 online check failed for network

I am trying ConnMan on Arch Linux to replace NetworkManager. I followed the ArchWiki and most of the things are fine, I can connect to wired network and psk wireless networks with ease. To connect to ...
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Share ppp connection on Debian Stretch

I have internet on my Debian Stretch via ppp broadband usb modem. It works via Network Manager. There is no connection sharing option in Network Manager for ppp. It is only for ethernet. How to ...
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Lenovo X270 - 4G Connection doesn't connect

I have running a Lenovo X270 running with the latest Debian Stretch x64. I try to get my 4G connection up, but without success for now. The modem device is recognized and it finds my provider ...
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Network Manager “forgets” my network

It's been a long time since I last tampered with Linux desktop, and I wanted to see how it's doing, so I put KDE Neon on an old laptop. It works very well and I find it amazing, however I bumped into ...
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I can't connect to network in Scientific linux 6.9

I installed scientific linux 6.9(based on redhat 6 ) on my surface book but it doesn't connect to my wireless network . When I open system preferences + network , it doesn't find any existing ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 server network goes to sleep

I have a linux server (Ubuntu 16.04) which I access through vSphere client. I have defined static interface looking like this: auto ens160 iface ens160 inet static address 91.185.215.206 netmask ...
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Very peculiar network issue on Debian 9 - Realtek network cards

My OS: OS in question, and my primary OS: Debian 9.1 (fresh install) with i3 window manager (no DE). Other OSes (dual booted): Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 10. Kernel: 4.9.0-3-amd64 Network cards info: ...
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How to bring up ethernet networking upon cable connection without network manager (on CentOS 7)

On a CentOS 7 laptop I wish to have the Ethernet (wired) network connection work automatically (run DHCP upon cable connection without user interaction) and the Wi-Fi be managed by the user via ...
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Unable to connect to Wi-Fi using NetworkManager (reason 'no-secrets) in Debian 9

I'm using Debian 9 Stretch (4.9) and I use an Wi-Fi dongle (TL-WN823N V2) to connect to a Wi-Fi. I've installed the driver using this link, and I got it working. iwconfig root@debian:/home/...
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Centos 7 server won't boot - 'Dependency failed for Network Manager Wait Online'

I have a Centos 7 server that won't boot, it's giving me the following errors I can boot to single user mode but I just get the following when I try to query any of these services with systemctl ...
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Tell network-manager to suspend

I would like to set up a network between two computers. They are connected to the internet through wireless, but as soon as Network-Manager sees the wired connection, it takes down the wireless ...
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intel centrino 6250 agn not loading wlan interface

I bought this PCI card: Intel Centrino WiMAX 6250. Problem: The wifi card is detected by the system, it loads the module, etc but does not create the interface. ifconfig enp3s0f2: flags=4163<UP,...
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Using point-to-point VPN doesn't seem to use the correct network interface

I've just subscribed to a VPN service (PureVPN), and setup correctly the point-to-point settings in network manager. Now if I go on a website to check my IP address, it still show my usual public IP ...