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Network-Manager-GNOME vs. Wicd Reviewed

Dec 04, 2007, 04:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)

[ Thanks to Matt D. for this link. ]

"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..."

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