Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1295791
Add mobile broadband interface does not list non-US providers
Last modified: 2016-12-20 12:38:08 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Add > Mobile broadband connection
Select United Kingdom
No providers are listed.
UK providers as listed in /usr/share/mobile-broadband-provider-info/serviceproviders.xml are listed
NetworkManager version 1.0.6, 8.fc23
AFAIK UK providers was listed in my machine.
What you get for these?
$ rpm -q network-manager-applet
$ rpm -q libnm-gtk
$ rpm -q mobile-broadband-provider-info
I emailed replies, but apparently that doesn't work.
I don't know how to virtualise a WWAN device to test on another machine.
Definitely doesn't work on my thinkpad.
Do you know how I might debug this further?
› rpm -q network-manager-applet
› rpm -q libnm-gtk
› rpm -q mobile-broadband-provider-info
You do not need to emulate a device. Simply click "Next" in the wizard and country list should appear.
If you still have a problem, you can check if the xml is properly loaded. Run nm-connection-editor with strace
$ strace nm-connection-editor 2> /tmp/strace.log
perform the "Steps to Reproduce" and then check /tmp/strace.log whether serviceproviders.xml was loaded.
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