Originally Posted by jwmueller
If you're looking for the network manager icon in the system tray, it comes from nm-applet. After you follow the above instructions for starting the Network Manager service, try alt-f2 and run nm-applet or, just type nm-applet at a command prompt with your normal (non-su) ID. (edit: I'm not running my F12 version right now... but am assuming the nm-applet program name didn't get changed.)
Yes, on my Fedora 12 Alpha, the nm-applet is in /usr/bin/nm-applet
My parameters were -
See attached Screenshot-4.
Other applicable discussion at "Network Manager done pulled a Houdini" -
I had to go into > System > Administration > Network Configuration and make sure that my "ETH0" was active...default was inactive as well as "Activate device when computer starts" as well as "Allow all users to enable and disable the device"
Hope this helps.
* Fedora 9 (Sulphur) kernel - vmlinuz-188.8.131.52-78.2.56.fc9.i686
* Fedora 10 (Cambridge) kernel - vmlinuz-184.108.40.206-170.2.82.fc10.i686
* Fedora 11 (Leonidas) kernels - vmlinuz-220.127.116.11-43.fc11.i586 and vmlinuz-18.104.22.168-43.fc11.i686.PAE
* Fedora 12 (Constantine) kernels - vmlinuz-2.6.31-33.fc12.i686 and vmlinuz-22.214.171.124-56.fc12.i686.PAE
With eight (8) x86_64 computing cores, 16 GB of RAM and SATA Seagate 7200.12 500 GB harddisk.