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Old 08-05-2012, 07:08 PM   #1
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Fluxbox & nm-applet fix

As Pat mentions in the latest Changelog, there are still some issues with wm's like fluxbox and dbus/polkit that prevent the user from making adjustments to nm-applet. I found this solution.

Create the following polkit file:



Assuming the user is in the "netdev" group then the user can make changes to nm-applet in fluxbox etc.

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