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Author Topic: 081006 wicd-1.5.3 [VL 5.9]  (Read 2177 times)
caitlyn
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« on: October 06, 2008, 01:44:44 pm »

Vector has packaged wicd for VL 5.9.

Package:  wicd-1.5.3-noarch-1vl59.tlz
MD5: d396ac1fd5588894a25171ee6b59e2e8
Package Size: 217K
Installed Size: 1080K

Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/testing/net/wicd

Code:
wicd: wicd (network manager for linux)
wicd:
wicd: wicd is a wired and wireless network manager for Linux.
wicd: Some features include:
wicd: - Ability to connect to wired and wireless networks
wicd: - Profiles for each wireless network and wired network
wicd: - Many encryption schemes, some of which include WEP/WPA/WPA2
wicd: - Compatible with wireless-tools
wicd:
wicd: Homepage: http://wicd.sourceforge.net
wicd:

After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.

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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2008, 10:47:05 am »

Hi,

the link is broken, not found.

Please could you give me the right link?
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2008, 11:47:47 am »

All packages that are adequately tested move from testing to patches (upgrades) or extra.  This one is now in extra so the source code follows:


Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/extra/net/wicd
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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2008, 12:15:05 pm »

Thank you for the reply but this link does not exist I tried it now.
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2008, 12:30:15 pm »

(Link deleted -- see note below)
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2008, 01:54:30 pm »

I've removed the link Bigpaws posted.  We don't post package links and haven't in a very long time.  Only source code links are posted.  If you download using the link to the package you won't get any of the dependencies and the software won't work.  If you want to install wicd please use slapt-get or gslapt.

I checked and it seems Vector still hasn't posted the source code.  He said he would but probably got busy and forgot.  The link I posted WILL BE the correct link.  Next time I chat will Vector I will remind him.
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