Bug 729256 - adding two VPNs can't edit the second one
Summary: adding two VPNs can't edit the second one
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager
Version: 15
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-08-09 09:19 UTC by Dave Airlie
Modified: 2012-08-07 16:03 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 16:03:26 UTC

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Description Dave Airlie 2011-08-09 09:19:36 UTC
I've two VPN profiles on my system, one for RH Amsterdam and one for RH Brisbane, however going into network settings, no matter which one I click on it attempts to edit RH Amsterdam.

Comment 1 Jirka Klimes 2011-09-12 17:11:26 UTC
gnome-control-panel calls 'nm-connection-editor --edit <uuid>' to open a connection.

I guess, your connections have the same uuid. That could happen, e.g. if you copy the connection files.
List the connections with:
nmcli con list | grep vpn

To fix the problem, open /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/RH\ Amsterdam and change uuid in [connection] section to be unique. You can use 'uuidgen' to generate the string.

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