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Bug 659228 - Fails to auto-connect to registered 3G network
Fails to auto-connect to registered 3G network
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 554538
Product: NetworkManager
Classification: Platform
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
Dan Williams
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-09-16 10:12 UTC by Anders Feder
Modified: 2014-04-03 20:26 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

Description Anders Feder 2011-09-16 10:12:12 UTC
NetworkManager fails to connect to my 3G provider at login, even though it is configured for automatic connection.

If you can help me debug this issue, I am willing to write a patch to fix it (if it is not too complicated).
Comment 1 Anders Feder 2011-10-13 03:49:34 UTC
Possibly related bugs: bug 554538, bug 658261
Comment 2 Dan Williams 2011-10-21 06:17:48 UTC
0.9.0 removed the autoconnect option for 3G if the modem wasn't already enabled, but we're investigating how to bring that back.
Comment 3 Marius Kotsbak 2012-06-23 13:11:36 UTC
Why was this behaviour modified and what are the plans for bringing it back?
Comment 4 Marius Kotsbak 2012-06-23 13:13:39 UTC
There are a lot of downstream Ubuntu bugs about this:
Comment 5 Marius Kotsbak 2012-07-20 12:30:23 UTC
The following patch:

and maybe

claims to solve this problem.
Comment 6 Pavel Simerda 2012-07-26 16:05:46 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 554538 ***