Wicd is an open source wired and wireless network manager for Linux.

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“Bad Password” Message in WICD-Curses

I've been trying to use WICD-curses to connect to my Wi-Fi network. I thought it would be simple: I went to the config page for my network, entered the password at the bottom, hit F10, and waited for ...
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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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wicd does not automatically REconnect

I connect wirelessly to a router using wicd 1.7.2.4 on slackware 14. If I am not actively using the internet connection for some time then I lose the connection, but wicd does not automatically ...
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Wicd set up on centos

I am having difficulties with wicd on start up on CentOS 6. When it starts up it complains that it cannot connect to the DBus and that the daemon has shut down. When I check the log file there is ...
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Set more than one DNS in NetworkManager

I want to set 4 DNSs, but NetworkManager just has one field for DNS! I tried to add my DNS into /etc/resolve.conf but when I reboot my pc this file reset to defualt! Is there any way to set more than ...
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Using A VPN With WICD [closed]

How can I configure Wicd network manager to configure a PPTP VPN connection (or any type of VPN connection for that matter)? I am using Salix 14 if that matters to anyone, though that has nothing to ...
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Auto connect to any open WiFi with Debian

I have a WiFi module that is registered with a WiFi network. There are a few other WiFi networks in the area. The computer, however, does not know which WiFi network it can connect to. So the ...
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How could I fix WICD? it's not longer finding networks

I'm on backtrack5 R2, and I was working fine, until I installed bind9, the problem is recently the WICD is no longer finding networks, but I can still connect to the networks I had, I've tried with ...
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wireless networking: can wicd switch wireless cards automatically

I have slackware64 13.37 installed on my laptop, with wicd 1.7.0 as network manager. By default wicd connects using the internal wifi card. I have a much better usb wifi card that I would prefer wicd ...
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Linux: Can I get the wicd daemon to disconnect my wireless network from the command line?

I'm thrilled using wicd to connect to wireless networks. But when I suspend my laptop using the special keys, I just want to disconnect from wireless without having to use any kind of GUI or curses ...
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My Laptop (HP/Compaq 2510p) running ubuntu 10.04 LTS keeps losing the WLAN connection

I am using Wicd and can successfully connect to my ADSL router (Thomson TG 787) using WPA PSK. But with regular interval I lose the ability to connect to Internet. I can ping the GW and can actually ...
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Unable to connect to wireless after switching from Gnome to KDE

I changed my desktop environment from GNOME to KDE yesterday, and after that I'm unable to connect to any wireless networks. I can find wireless networks, but for some reason unable to connect to ...