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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Fixing the problem with Kismet and Network-Manager
Date:17:41:33 20/09/2007

> > Does NM shut down dhcp on the interfaces it controls when you ask it to sleep?
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> Yes it does :) I'm using dhcp on my wlan-interface. It's like closing NM just you can call it again simple.
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> > Can you ask NM to only sleep on a specific interface?
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> No. It's all or nothing. I asked on the NM mailinglist for this feature but at the moment it is not supported.

I'll look and see how much hassle adding optional dbus control would be before the release then, might be a relatively simple workaround for a fairly common problem.

-m


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