Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 863319
NetworkManager icon remains in "connecting" state (F18/Beta/TC1)
Last modified: 2014-02-05 07:27:40 EST
Description of problem:
after having applied the most recent F18 updates in F18/Beta/TC1 (October 5), the
NetworkManager icon on the gnome3 desktop remains in the state
"connecting" even if the NIC is up and connected to the LAN.
Restarting NM does not help.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.yum update in F18
vpn connections are shown with the right icon!
By updating to NetworkManager-0.9.7.0-4.git20121004.fc18.x86_64 and
NetworkManager-glib-0.9.7.0-4.git20121004.fc18.x86_64, I got rid if the described problem :-)
I regularly see this issue on Fedora 19 x86_64, under WPA2-personal and WPA2-enterprise WiFi connections. It occurs unpredictably, but I would estimate it updates to the correct connected icon only about 1/3 of the time and otherwise remains displaying the connecting state icon.
I will note that I only experience this using Gnome Shell in Fedora. The regular gtk nm-applet functions as expected under other desktop sessions.
Currently on NetworkManager-0.9.8.2-9.git20130709.fc19.x86_64.
If there is any log or debug info I can provide, I'll happily do so.
Restarting gnome-shell via Alt-F2 and entering 'r', NM will display the correct icon on refresh.
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