rbistolfi has packaged the latest and greatest version of wicd for VL 5.9. This is a security patch
as the earlier bersion in the extra repository has a vulnerability which could allow your network credentials to be revealed to a third party. As soon as we have adequate user testing this package will be moved to extra.
Package Size: 232K
Installed Size: 1150K
[wicd: wicd (network manager for linux)
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: Homepage: http://wicd.sourceforge.net
After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.