Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 476126
[enh] show VPN connections in the applet information dialog
Last modified: 2010-12-05 02:04:31 EST
Description of problem: VPN connection information is not shown after connection has been made.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): NetworkManager.i386 1:0.7.0-0.12.svn4326.fc10
How reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Establish VPN connection.
2. Right-click on the network manager icon in the toolbar and select Connection Information.
3. View network connections
Actual results: eth# and wlan# connections are shown
Expected results: eth# and wlan AND VPN connections are shown
Additional info: This is when using OpenVPN. Not sure about the Cisco-compatible VPNs.
Thanks for filling this bug.
It seams that your problem if fixed since version 0.7.0-2.git20090207.
abstract of release notes:
nm-tool: Show VPN connection information
Can you please check the issue again with an updated NM version and give us a short feedback if the problem still occurs? Thank you.
Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team
Sorry for the delay but I've just had the chance to test a VPN connection.
Still seeing the same issue. This is with version 1:0.7.1-4 of NetworkManager.i586 and version 1:0.7.0.99-1 of NetworkManager-vpnc in F11.
(In reply to comment #2)
> Sorry for the delay but I've just had the chance to test a VPN connection.
> Still seeing the same issue. This is with version 1:0.7.1-4 of
> NetworkManager.i586 and version 1:0.7.0.99-1 of NetworkManager-vpnc in F11.
NetworkManager in updates-testing includes some VPN information in nm-tool.
(In reply to comment #3)
> NetworkManager in updates-testing includes some VPN information in nm-tool.
I'll have a look when I upgrade to Fedora 12 soon. I would like the data up/down to be shown like it does on Windows, this is useful sometimes. Although it might already be in there, if as you say there's some information already being displayed.
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