Network-Manager and WICD on eeepc 1005HA

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http://crunchbanglinux.org – I've been using WICD on my eeepc 1005HA and have been able to connect to my wireless network flawlessly.  Today I was unable to connect until I noticed that both WICD and Network-Manager were trying to make the connection - seemingly fighting for control.  The problem was resolved when I killed network-manager (followed by a "chkconfig network-manager off" to keep it that way), but I wonder how this could have happened.  Could it have been the "apt-get dist-upgrade" I did yesterday?On a similar subject, I seem to have two volume managers - or at least tw (HowTos)