[Bugs] #1602 UNSP: can't connect to WEP shared key networks

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Wed Dec 2 11:58:20 EST 2009

#1602: can't connect to WEP shared key networks
    Reporter:  dsd                        |          Owner:  tomeu                      
        Type:  defect                     |         Status:  new                        
    Priority:  Unspecified by Maintainer  |      Milestone:  Unspecified by Release Team
   Component:  sugar                      |        Version:  Git as of bugdate          
    Severity:  Unspecified                |       Keywords:                             
Distribution:  Unspecified                |   Status_field:  Unconfirmed                
 Sugar's model.network is only communicating the need for shared key
 authentication in the secrets response, which is too late for NM to do
 anything about it. This means that all connections to shared key WEP
 networks fail.

 This isn't trivial to fix, as the only point at which the user can scream
 "I want shared key authentication" is when sugar pops up the key request
 dialog, which is already after the WirelessSecurity details have been

Ticket URL: <http://bugs.sugarlabs.org/ticket/1602>
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