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[Solved] Can't connect to other routers after first

Postby recipro on Sun Aug 25, 2013 3:06 am

I'm having a problem enabling connections to other wifi routers after connecting successfully to the first one at home. The nm-applet asks for sudo password at the start, but then it doesn't connect, and the icon remains at disconnected. Did something go wrong with the user permissions, or is there something else that's the problem?
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Re: Can't connect to other routers after first

Postby computer noob on Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:50 am

This happened to me too when i was running Mint 14 MATE. I don't know why, it might just be a bug, but it went away after a while. Did it keep asking for the password even though you entered it correctly?
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Re: Can't connect to other routers after first

Postby recipro on Thu Aug 29, 2013 8:57 pm

It does, but not immediately, only after a while. This is on lmde not the regular mint.
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Re: Can't connect to other routers after first

Postby computer noob on Thu Aug 29, 2013 10:10 pm

Oh. Well I'm still pretty new myself, so I can't help you really :?
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Re: Can't connect to other routers after first

Postby recipro on Sun Sep 01, 2013 1:43 pm

It was a bonehead move on my part. gnome-keyring was removed along with a bunch of other stuff in the process of cutting it down to an xfce only system. Had to re-install gnome-keyring, seahorse.
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