Bug 437625 - Key stored in keyring not recognized unable to connect to wpa-pks
Summary: Key stored in keyring not recognized unable to connect to wpa-pks
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager
Version: 8
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-15 11:51 UTC by Marc Geerlings
Modified: 2009-01-09 06:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:11:33 UTC

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Description Marc Geerlings 2008-03-15 11:51:57 UTC
Description of problem:
Since a update of networkmanager to 0.7.0 NetworkManager refuses to connect to
my wpa-pks enabled router. I've solved the problem by analyzing the contents of
.xsession-errors which stated:
** Message: <info>  New secrets for Auto Serenity/802-11-wireless-security reque
sted; ask the user
I looked in the keyring and the key was named:
Network secret for Auto Serenity/802-11-wireless-security/psk
If I remove the "/psk" from the name of the key NetworkManager connects to the
router. Removing the key doesn't solve the problem.

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How reproducible:

Comment 1 Dan Williams 2008-03-31 16:38:31 UTC
Which specific version of NetworkManager do you have installed?

rpm -q NetworkManager

should tell you.  Thanks!

Comment 2 Marc Geerlings 2008-03-31 19:44:03 UTC

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 10:09:44 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 06:11:33 UTC
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