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Controling NetworkManager via ssh/serial

I am trying to activate a wireless network on my chip embedded pc. This works for the same user if I use a keyboard and activate it. However nmcli Connection activation failes when I try via ssh or ...
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Two different PPPoE accounts, one ADSL line, same ISP?

My friend and I have the same ISP with 2Mbps uplink. I added my PPPoE profile along with my friend's in his ADSL modem gateway and both PPPoE profiles are assigned different WAN IP addresses. Now ...
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Not able to spoof Mac Address in Kali Linux

I tried the following to spoof my mac address:- ifconfig wlan0 down macchanger -a wlan0 ifconfig wlan0 up (Even tried to stop and start network-manager with the above command) I also changed ...
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Issue with Connecting to PPTP VPN - Modem hangup

I have following issue with connection to PPTP VPN in Ubuntu 14.04. I installed ppp and ppp-linux I set up /etc/ppp/chap-secrets to following 113.41.242.167\\mark PPTP NaksOsP * I ...
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nm-applet doesn't use appindicator

I've been trying enlightenment as DE in Debian Jessie. Unfortunately, they dropped the xembed support in E20, so only libappindicator-aware applications show up on the systray. Theoretically, nm-...
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Use NetworkManager to create adhoc network independet of ethernet network

If we use Linux NetworkManager to create a WiFi adhoc network, usually the ip4 connection type is set to 'shared', meaning that NetworkManager creates a DHCP server for this connection and routes ...
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Unable to connect to WiFi via NetworkManager sometimes(!)

I have an issue which occurs only in Arch + Xfce + NetworkManager. It doesn't occur in Arch + Gnome + NetworkManager or in Ubuntu or Arch + Xfce + wicd on my machine if I'm not missing something. ...
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wifi unusable on laptop ootb

I cant get neither wifi nor wifi-hardware enabled under the Network Manager tactul@tactul-HP-ProBook-4510s:~ > nmcli nm RUNNING STATE WIFI-HARDWARE WIFI WWAN-HARDWARE ...
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Scripts for /etc/NetworkManager/dispatcher.d/ to handle resolvconf -u

There are two ways for networkmanager: update /etc/resolv.conf do not update /etc/resolv.conf at all Both solutions are not suitable at my side as at my side I need /etc/resolv.conf to be handled ...
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Network Manager: username prompt

When connecting to a WPA Enterprise network in Windows, users usually get a username/password prompt (e.g. https://dirteam.com/legacy/sander/WindowsAuthPrompt_784A5337.jpg). On Linux, Network Manager ...
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Openconnect certificate validation with NetworkManager

On my Cinnamon (linux) desktop, I have setup an openconnect VPN connection in NetworkManager. When connecting, I don't seem to have any issues: the connection is established and network traffic is ...
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Proxy for list of addresses in Linux/Gnome3

I'm looking for a system-wide setting to use a specific proxy for a list of URLs on a machine running Archlinux and Gnome 3. The setup is like the following: company_proxy |- internal URL 1 |- ...
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VirtualBox: guest network reconnects frequently

I have a KaLi 2.0 Linux (debian based) virtual machine. The network disconnects and re-connects frequently (in an experiment using ping this happened after 870, 960, 1480, 1567, and 1770 seconds). I ...
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NetworkManager + VPN: How to set default route through VPN?

Since a dist-upgrade yesterday evening (running Debian Sid), NetworkManager appears to have stopped overwriting the default route set up through my local router once I connect to a VPN. Google ...
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OpenVPN (HideMyAss) routing table with NetworkManager compared to HMA scripts

I'm trying to set up a VPN (HideMyAss) on my Linux Desktop (Archlinux). The goal is to make all the internet traffic through the VPN. My computer is behind my internet box. So basically it's like this ...
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debian8-xfce can't access network after reboot from win10

I have dual system on my PC (debian8-xfce and win10) But I can't access network (even the router) after reboot from win10 If I shutdown from win10(not reboot) and start it again and enter Debian, the ...
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My '/etc/resolv.conf' file has stopped updating itself in Ubuntu 14.04.3

I did a silly thing: I manually updated my /etc/resolv.conf file and now it isn’t updating anymore. Before I did that, it was generated by the NetworkManager GUI of my Ubuntu 14.04.3 Unity desktop. ...
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DNS resolution failing on OpenSUSE 13.2

Since this morning, DNS resolution is failing on my virtual machine (VMWare). I'm using NetworkManager on OpenSUSE 13.2 to configure my network. Things I've tried: I've manually added 8.8.8.8 and ...
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Airplane Mode is enabled automatically in Windows 10

I can't use any network in my laptop(Dell inspiron 15R 5537). Airplane mode is enabled automatically and it can't be disabled anyway. How can I disable airplan mode permanently and also remove ...
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Fresh Kali, no wireless network showing, cant't find why

I have a problem with a fresh new install of Kali. My network-manager is not able to find any wifi network, while on the LiveUSB it could just fine. The strange thing is, my wireless-card seems ...
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NetworkManager disrupt LAN connection after system reboot

Since several weeks ago, every time I reboot from Linux, LAN connection cannot be established. I cannot use LAN in Linux(Arch Linux), Windows(Windows 10), or even BIOS when trying to boot-up through ...
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Put libvirt-managed virtual interface in specific firewall zone

Scenario: I have a libvirt-managed virtual network, whose purpose is to allow me to communicate privately with one specific VM. The XML looks like this: <network connections='1'> <name>...
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supplicant interface state: starting -> down

Twice now my network-manager has crashed for no apparent reason. service network-manager status returns: ● NetworkManager.service - Network Manager Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/NetworkManager....
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Unable to connect to 802.1x network using NetworkManager on Linux

For the past few days, I have been trying to get my Fedora 22 desktop and laptop to connect to my university's 802.1x WiFi network. However, I have been running into an issue. Whenever I try using ...
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Using nm-tool: what does the device “capabilities” mean?

I'm learning about the use of the Network Manager tools in Linux. So I've tried using nm-tool in my terminal. I'm connected to the internet using a wireless 150 Mbps adapter. When I run the command, ...
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Network stats on taskbar [duplicate]

Is there any network manager tool that show network's downloading/uploading speed on taskbar for Windows 8.1/10? I use little Snitch on my mac and its amazing. I wan't same tool for all my Windows pc. ...
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Where can I find Network Manager VPN connections files in a Debian 8 Jessie installation?

I had some vpn connections configured through network manager on a Debian 8 Jessie installation and I want to copy them to another fresh install of the same OS.y On the old install I used the default ...
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Prevent facebook from seeing real IP

I am using OpenVPN through networkmanager on Linux, and all is going well. However, I checked my active sessions on Facebook and it was able to see the IP address from my ISP. How can I prevent my ...
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What is the fastest way to switch from one AP to another in Linux

I need to switch between APs quickly - in less than 1 second if possible. Using nmcli or wpa_supplicant the best I can do is about 12 seconds. Does anyone know a method to reduce the time? Thanks.
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Connect to VPN when `wicd` delivers the internet

wicd and nmcli conflict, so how can I get onto a VPN if not through nmcli con up?
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nm-applet thinks I'm offline

I got on wireless with wicd-curses, but nm-applet thinks I'm disconnected. What I'm really trying to do is get on my VPN, and I usually do this through nm-applet. It doesn't want to let me on VPN ...
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NetworkManager icon on notification area is not present

I have noticed that recently the NetworkManager icon is not present on the notification area plugin on my XFCE panel after every fresh login; however, I am able to see its notifications and it in fact ...
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Arch Linux Cinnamon Network manager can not recognize certificate

I recently switched to Cinnamon, everything works fine other than the fact that I could not connect to the wifi in my university because of I cannot choose the certificate. Here are images of what is ...
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nmcli not working on bash script (but it does anywhere else)

I'm having this tricky problem trying to automatize a connection to a VPN. I have to ask for a password every time I want to connect, but I've already managed to request and parse it. The problem now ...
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How to configure a new NetworkManager connection from a shell script/command line?

I've tried to find a way to configure a new connection manageable by NetworkManager using a terminal/shell script all day long, but I've been unsuccessful. The reason is that I have a lot of openvpn ...
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NetworkManager timeout and “ip-config-unavailable” on Ethernet

I cannot get this laptop, Craptop, to connect to the Internet using the eth0 interface, but it can connect using the wlan0 interface. NetworkManager, managing eth0, times out when trying to find a ...
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I am am connected to my wireless router at home but it won’t give me an Internet connection

I have a Thinkpad running Linux Mint 17 and my connection is on wlan0 which is the Intel Wi-Fi interface. Several days ago I was connected to the Wi-Fi router at home and everything worked like a ...
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NetworkManager reaches outside but network service faiils

I am having IP 172.16.20.201 My proxy is on 172.16.15.8 when using NetworkManager I can ping 172.16.15.8 with no issues. Once I stop NetworkManager and start network service and do service network ...
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cannot connect to wifi network

I have a problem with conecting to my wifi. I see my wifi, but when i am trying to connect to it- i write the password and the password-window pop up again like the password is wrong (but it is good, ...
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Linux NetworkManager not writing resolv.conf or running dhclient

I'm on a ubuntu based linux distro (linaro) running xfce. My networkmanager connects to wireless access points, but is unable to do two things: dynamically acquire a nameserver, and write a dynamic /...
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Retrieve wpa_supplicant configuration generated by NetworkManager

I'm trying to debug a NetworkManager-powered wireless connection. It works when I feed wpa_supplicant with a custom wpa_supplicant.conf file written by me, but when I configure NetworkManager with the ...
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Disabling NetworkManager on RHEL 7

I was setting up a RHEL7 server in vmware vSphere and I'm having trouble getting it on the network without NetworkManager. I configured the server to have a static IP during the install process and it ...
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Each time I boot into Arch Linux I must use the terminal to connect to a network. How can I fix this?

I recently installed Arch Linux and am having issues getting the network manager set up. I am able to sudo wifi-menu and connect to a router, but these settings are not preserved through a reboot. ...
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Share LAN connection over WiFi (Intel PRO/Wireless 4965)

I have laptop Lenovo Thinkpad t61p with Intel PRO/Wireless 4965AGN Mini-PCI Express Adapter that served by iwlegacy (module iwl4965) drivers. I have LAN internet connection that I want to share over ...
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Run commands when attaching to a specific network (NetworkManager?)

I have a few mount commands that I want to run on connecting to a specific network. So far I've tried using NetworkManager's dispatch functionality, inspecting the UUID: uuid=7047cbdb-6477-4f1b-8796-...
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Network connection issues with Ubuntu 12.04

After reading through several threads on here about network connection issues, and trying to solve it on my own, to no avail, I thought I'd post the problem here. I have an HP Chromebook 14 running ...
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dhcpcd overwrites NetworkManager's /etc/resolv.conf

I have an Archlinux machine. The IP is set to a fixed value, configured via the NetworkManager. When I tell the NetworkManager to connect with this configuration it successfully updates my /etc/resolv....
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Centos 6.4 network manager disappered

Hi I am using a Centos 6.4 Desktop and from today the newtrok manager stopped appearing and only appears if I run the following command "nm-applet" and keep the terminal window open in order for me to ...
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VPN no longer working after System Update

I recently Updated Linux Mint (13) - I didn't upgrade the distro, but it seems that I updated network-manager. After a restart (that was required), the VPN (openvpn) connection stopped working. I ...
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How to get host-name from DHCP server via Network Manager?

I can get hostname and ip address from DHCP server with invoking the script under /etc/dhcp/dhclient-exit-hooks.d/ directory as explained here on client side . But it stopped after installed network ...