Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 447089
Reports name "none" for WPA2-network with hidden ESSID
Last modified: 2009-07-14 13:52:49 EDT
Got a WPA2-network with hidden ESSID configured. knetworkmanager has a saved
connection for that network and detects it fine. It fetches the password and
connects. In the popup in the bottom right corner of the screen it claims to be
connected to "none". However, the network is connected fine. And clicking on the
icon in the list of networks it shows up with the correct name as well.
Checked upstream could not find a matching bug. Please file upstream at
bugs.kde.org and update this report. Will continue to monitor the upstream bug
Yes, sorry Steven ... that would have been a better idea. Did so.
Reassigning to NetworkManager knetworkmanager does not exist in F-9
oh, nice you pointed this out. Thought the Fedora 9-package still had "fc8" in
the name. But thats actually a leftover from my upgrade.
Hmm, is there no knetworkmanager for Fedora 9 (KDE 4.0.3) yet? Is there a proper
replacement? What prevents to ship at least some kind of networkmanager for KDE
(and be it the one from fc8)?
Problem is also on network with 128b WEP and hidden ESSID. First time I
configure manually ESSID and WEP key and connection is working well. But if I
want connect second time nm-applet can´t find this network automaticaly (even if
profile of this site is stored) and I must connect manually.
Martin, to my understanding what you mention is a separate issue. I'd suggest
filing a separate one to keep track ...
I am sorry, I have maked new bug here
Sorry - no bug, but bug report :D
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