Why is Gnome not saving my network profile?

asked 2017-09-11 10:06:39 -0600

theonlyandy gravatar image

At one company I work at we need a 801.x authentication to connect to the LAN.

Every time I get to work I need to create a new profile in Gnome's network settings – why is that? It doesn't seem to store the profile for longer than my gnome session.

Additionally it's mandatory to enter a password for the connection, which isn't taken into account at all. When I connect to the profile, it's asking me for the password, no matter if I select "store for all users" or "store for this user".

Are these bugs, or is it supposed to work like that?

Thanks for your help.

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Apparently some recent update fixed it. I plugged in today at work and it used my saved profile (:

theonlyandy gravatar imagetheonlyandy ( 2017-09-27 03:16:06 -0600 )edit