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Forgotten WLAN connections appeard again after update

asked 2017-09-03 16:24:50 +0300

petrikk gravatar image

There are dozens of WLAN connections in Settings/WLAN menu. After update, already forgotten networks started to appear again.

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It was strange for me too!

h.berd ( 2017-09-03 21:58:47 +0300 )edit

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answered 2017-09-03 16:52:44 +0300

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From the release notes: Editing out-of-range (saved) WLAN networks is now possible.

And "forgotten" WLAN connections were never deleted, only disabled in the GUI (see

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Out-of-range doesn't mean forgotten, does it? I have several WLAN networks configured, now I'm able to edit them even if I'm out of range of these networks. However, is it correct, that WLAN networks only disabled in GUI (aka forgotten) appeard again, without any notification?

petrikk ( 2017-09-03 23:27:03 +0300 )edit

I can't exactly test it with the old forget function, but the new one does delete the wifi network from /var/lib/connman/ entirely.

null ( 2017-09-03 23:59:20 +0300 )edit
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