NYC schools and cloaked APs

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at
Mon May 5 06:38:57 EDT 2008

On 05.05.2008 12:24, Morgan Collett wrote:
> On Sat, May 3, 2008 at 10:58 PM, Bert Freudenberg <bert at> wrote:
>> On 03.05.2008, at 21:48, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
>>  > I was completely surprised when I read that NetworkManager is needed
>>  > to
>>  > boot into sugar. I can't think of any scenario where that dependency
>>  > would make sense.
>>  Sugar works fine in jhbuild without NM, including collaboration via
>>  the "mesh view" (no access points visible, but xo kid icons). I'd be
>>  surprised if it didn't on the XO.
> Presence Service will only attempt to connect to a jabber server if it
> sees Network Manager get a valid IP address. Without that, you only
> see the salut / link local collaboration, which works for <10 XOs on
> the mesh.

Wait a second. Presence Service requires NetworkManager instead of
requiring a valid IP address?


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