Network-Manager-GNOME vs. Wicd Reviewed
Dec 04, 2007, 04:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Having spent the last few days really examining what Gutsy has
to offer on the wireless front, I have been content with
improvements made to the network-manager for GNOME. Having
thoroughly tested my RT2500 and RT61 Ralink wireless cards, I was
impressed with the new wireless stack and network-manager's ability
to handle the wireless cards with zero hassle.
"Yet despite this success, my RT61 card, known to be using the
RT2600-PCI driver, never really seemed to connect quite as well as
it should have been. Visibly, the activity light would blink and
the connection light remained dim..."