Howto Configure Multiple Network Profiles on Linux - page 3
Freedom To Roam
KWiFiManager is so simple to use you don't need me to tell you how. However, it has a few features worth mentioning:
- Graphical connection strength monitor
- Connection statistics and monitoring
- Power management
- Acoustic scanning, so you can hear eerie noises indicating signal strength when scanning for available networks
You can define up to four different profiles, and select one as the default to start at boot. You'll need root privileges to access the profiles. Use Config -> Configuration Editor to edit or select a profile.
Technically you don't need KDE as long as you download the required libraries, which include kdelibs, libvorbis, and a herd of others. However, if you don't already have KDE or the core libraries, you're facing at least a 10-megabyte download. And if you aren't using a dependency-resolving installer like apt-get or Yum, you're facing a rather heroic installation process.
Solid state disks (SSDs) made a splash in consumer technology, and now the technology has its eyes on the enterprise storage market. Download this eBook to see what SSDs can do for your infrastructure and review the pros and cons of this potentially game-changing storage technology.
- 1Linux Top 3: GNOME 3.12 and New Betas for Ubuntu 14.04 and OpenMandriva Lx 2014.0
- 2Linux Top 3: Linux 3.10 Goes Long, Linux 3.11 Advances as LXDE Merges
- 3Linux Top 3: Linus Lashes out, Linux 3.14 Gets PIE and Ubuntu One is Done.
- 4Why Linux is Super (Computing)
- 5Linux Top 3: Ubuntu 14.04, Debian Gives Squeeze More Life and Red Hat Goes Atomic