network icon missing

Asked by renegat on 2010-09-21

Binary package hint: indicator-network

I shut down the system with shutdown command, however computer did not shut down correctly for some reason. After hard reset the icon was gone.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: indicator-network (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-22.33-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-22-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Sep 21 17:37:19 2010
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/indicator-applet/indicator-applet
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Beta i386 (20100901.1)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: indicator-network
 (bluetooth-applet:1306): Gtk-CRITICAL **: IA__gtk_widget_set_sensitive: assertion `GTK_IS_WIDGET (widget)' failed
 (polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1314): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_once_init_leave: assertion `initialization_value != 0' failed
 (nautilus:1309): GConf-CRITICAL **: gconf_value_free: assertion `value != NULL' failed

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This question was originally filed as bug #644467.

renegat (rozbujnik) said : #1
renegat (rozbujnik) said : #2

Icon is missing because I downloaded the ubuntu meerkat beta, which developped new networking applet.

Sam_ (and-sam) said : #3

> indicator-network (not installed)

Maybe reinstall or install indicator-network

In case add to panel 'notification area', indicator-applet'.

Kalle Valo (kvalo) said : #4

Are you really using indicator-network and connman? Or are you using network-manager and network-manager-gnome, which is the default in Ubuntu 10.10 as well?

You can check with this command if you have network-manager or connman installed:

COLUMNS=200 dpkg -l '*network-manager*' connman indicator-network

Please copy the output here. The lines beginning with 'ii' are installed on your device.

renegat (rozbujnik) said : #5

Well no,

I had everything installed, but as I presume the network applet was at developped for meerkat.
When I made the update the network icon was gone because canonical made new applet. I had to install network-indicator or simillar which is a new network icon for meerkat.

Thanks, this question has been answered.