For some 7 years now I've been using the /etc/network/interfaces file to configure my network connections, and disabling Network Manager by having the single word "exit" in the /etc/default/NetworkManager and /etc/default/NetworkManagerDispatcher files to stop them from installing automagically at boot time.
For almost that long, I've been launching an iptables-restore action as a pos
On Xubuntu Karmic I access the net using a RaLink RT2561/RT61 802.11g PCI and a WiFi network that uses WPA/WPA2, EAP-TTLS, PAP security. The network sometimes "hangs" and Gnome's network manager usually reconnects automatically. Every once in a while (I'm unable to recreate it) the network-manager seems to hang and a reboot is required to get it working again.
I am using Kali Linux 1.0.6. Recently I have disabled Network Manager and configured my system to connect to wireless network through Terminal by editing /etc/network/interfaces and running wpa_supplicant.
Now, I want to switch back to Network Manager UI but I am unable to see any wireless networks. It is saying device not managed under Wireless Networks.