NYC schools and cloaked APs
morgan.collett at gmail.com
Mon May 5 07:09:55 EDT 2008
On Mon, May 5, 2008 at 12:38 PM, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
<c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:
> On 05.05.2008 12:24, Morgan Collett wrote:
> > On Sat, May 3, 2008 at 10:58 PM, Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de> 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?
It looks like there is a fallback for checking the IP address if
Network Manager is not detected on the D-Bus system bus. I've never
tested it though.
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