Package:NetworkManager

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net-misc/networkmanager


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Summary: Universal network configuration daemon for laptops, desktops, servers and virtualization hosts

Use Flags

connection-sharing
Use and for connection sharing
consolekit
Use for session tracking
dhclient
Use dhclient from for getting ip
dhcpcd
Use for getting ip
introspection
Use for introspection
modemmanager
Enable support for mobile broadband devices using
nss
Use for cryptography
policykit
Use for controlling privileges
ppp
Enable support for mobile broadband and PPPoE connections using
resolvconf
Use for managing DNS information
systemd
Use for session tracking
vala
Enable bindings for
wext
Enable support for the deprecated Wext (Wireless Extensions) API; needed for some older drivers (e.g. ipw2200, ndiswrapper)
wimax
Enable support for WiMAX connections using

NetworkManager


Important

This page is in need of updates.

installation

# emerge networkmanager
rc-update add NetworkManager
rc

Note

disable wicd, wpa_supplicant, net.ethX, & net.wlanX


configuration

console

# nmtui

gui

gtk

# emerge nm-applet

kde

# emerge networkmanagement