Description of problem:
Upgrade from Build 3200 to 3208, wireless now displays available networks via
nm-applet 0.6.5 but does not bind to selected network
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
yum says that 1:0.5.7-3.fc8 is available but won't upgrade
Use nm-applet to view ntworks, tail /var/log/messages to see supplicant fail
Steps to Reproduce:
Snippet from log:
Jun 8 09:40:58 monahan-fedora NetworkManager: <info> Activation (eth0) Stage 1
of 5 (Device Prepare) complete.
Jun 8 09:40:58 monahan-fedora NetworkManager: <info> Activation (eth0) Stage 2
of 5 (Device Configure) starting...
Jun 8 09:40:58 monahan-fedora NetworkManager: <info> Activation
(eth0/wireless): access point 'monahan' is encrypted, and a key exists. No new
Jun 8 09:41:00 monahan-fedora NetworkManager: <info> Error opening supplicant
global control interface.
Jun 8 09:41:00 monahan-fedora NetworkManager: <WARN> real_act_stage2_config():
Activation (eth0/wireless): couldn't connect to the supplicant.
You'll need to update to the latest NM as well; 0.6.5-3 or later. It's in the
Did and upgraded to build 3213. There was a FAIL for wpa_supplicant on reboot,
but it is running and wireless is 100%.