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Re: Network-Manager icon in systray keeps disappearing

Patrick Wiseman <pwiseman@gmail.com> writes:

> Debian testing; xfce systray.
> 'sudo service network-manager restart' doesn't bring it back. Networking
> continues to work, but I can't control VPN connections and disconnections.
> This morning, after a reboot (seemed the quickest way to get the icon back)
> it let me connect to a VPN but then disappeared again.
> Any thoughts?
> Patrick

The system tray icon is provided by the program called nm-applet, which
communicates with NetworkManager.  Try running nm-applet from a shell,
and leave the shell open.  If the icon disappears again, check the shell
for errors.


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