sudo /sbin/service NetworkManager restart
Stopping NetworkManager daemon [Failed]
Setting network parameters [ OK ]
Starting Networkmanager daemon [ OK ]
sudo grep NetworkManager /var/log/messages had more flaws than a home made diamond. The first <warn> is
<warn> nm_signalhandler(): Caught snal 15, shutting down normally.
<info> (eth0): now unmanaged
<info> (eth0): device state change: 8 -> 1 (reason 36)
<info> (eth0): deactivating device (reason 36)
<info> eoth0 canceld DHCP transaction, dhcp client pid 11457
<warn> check_one_route(): (eith0) error -34 returned from rtnl_route_del(): Success#12
Then it cleans up take down device and even has a succesfull exit.
<warn> nm_generic_loopback(): eroor -17 returned from rtnl_addr_add(): #012success12
<info> (eht0): new Ethernet Device (driver: "b44")
<info> (eth0) exported as /org/freedesktop/hal/devices/net_00_11_43_63_18_2a
<info> Trying to start the supplicant...
<info> Trying to start the system daemon
nm-system-settings: Loaded plugin for ifcfg-rh (c) 2007 - 2008 Red Hat, Inc. To report bugs please use the Network Manager maling list.
Theres more, enough to fill the Old Testament.
If I didn't know any better I'd think the B44 was my broadcom wifi that F11 didn't even know existed.