Network management framework
see also :
NetworkManager - nm-tool
add an example, a script, a trick and tips
is the GNOME front-end for NetworkManager
It is a systray
applet which will display an icon in GNOME’s
notification area but it also works for other desktop
environments which provide a systray like KDE or XFCE.
shows a list of available networks and allows you to easily
switch between them. For encrypted networks it will prompt
you for the key/passphrase and you can optionally store them
in the gnome-keyring so you don’t have to type them
Information about NetworkManager can be found at
page was written by Riccardo Setti giskard[:at:]autistici[:dot:]org for
the Debian system.