NetworkManager port

Alastair Johnson alastair at
Wed Oct 8 18:01:28 CEST 2008

Florian Hackenberger wrote:
> Hi!
> Has someone considered using NetworkManager and a small frontend on the 
> Neo, instead of developing scripts and frontends to the configuration 
> files?

connman was started because NetworkManager was considered too heavy for 
things like phones and MIDs, but how justified that is I don't know.

> 	What are the obstacles in getting NetworkManager ported? Does the wifi 
> driver support the linux wireless extensions? Are there any libraries 
> which are difficult to port?

bitbake networkmanager

It builds networkmanager-0.7+svnr3202 but I've not tried installing or 
using it yet.

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