Bug 450730 - Gnome applet won't recognize network interface
Summary: Gnome applet won't recognize network interface
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-applets
Version: 9
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-06-10 18:43 UTC by Ronny Fischer
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:21 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:21:38 UTC
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Description Ronny Fischer 2008-06-10 18:43:35 UTC
Description of problem:
With Fedora 9 it isn't possible to monitor the network interface through the 
network monitoring applet. Network (WLAN) is up and running and also recognized 
by system-config.network, but with the applet only the loopback interface shows 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 9, Gnome 2.22.1

How reproducible:
actually always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. fedora 9 x86_64
2. try monitor network interface with gnome-applet
Actual results:

no network interface recognized

Expected results:

interface should show up with gnome-applets

Additional info:

the wireless adapter is Atheros based working with madwifi.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 01:31:52 UTC
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:21:38 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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