How to enable network manager in KDE?

Kurt Buff kurt.buff at
Mon Dec 21 19:08:48 UTC 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 06:17, Eric Le Goff <elegoff at> wrote:
>> Have a look at ports/net-mgmt/wifimgr
> I had a look at ports/net-mgmt/wifimgr
> I am quite new in FreeBsd but in my case it does not work , ie :
> I start a xfce4 session for a (non-root) user
> open the wifimgr from  the 'network' menu
> provide root password as requested
> but then it hangs forever on my laptop
> Did anyone successfully used wifimgr ? If yes, what could I check to
> make it work ?
> PS : I am using FreeBsd 8.0 on an (old) Thinkpad laptop with ipw-2100
> wireless card

This worked just fine for me on my T61 with xfce4. It's just the wpi0
interface itself I'm having problems with at the moment.


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