Network manager needs to be root/superuser (fluxbox startup doesnt work)
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Distribution: Slackware 13.37 on lappy, ubuntu on server.
I added rc.networkmanager to rc.d/rc.local, and it said during startup that the networkmanager daemon was started.
I also added my user to netdev, but when I try to launch nm-applet I get:
** (nm-applet:2604): WARNING **: <WARN> request_name(): Could not acquire the NetworkManagerUserSettings service.
Error: (9) Connection ":1.20" is not allowed to own the service "org.freedesktop.NetworkManagerUserSettings" due to security policies in the configuration file
Where did you installed NetworkManager and nm-applet from?
I installed it from SlackBuilds, building the proper dependencies whenever something screamed while installing, and works fine. If you want to try it, I recommend you download SboPkg to make things easier: http://sbopkg.org/