Comment 50 for bug 82927

Exact same problem as Jerry Lamos since Feisty. I'm now on Gutsy, hoping that it would solve my problem... but not yet.

Applet NetworkManager 0.6.4

/var/log/syslog
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^Istarting...
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^Ieth1: Driver 'ne2k-pci' does not support carrier detection. ^IYou must switch to it manually.
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^Inm_device_init(): waiting for device's worker thread to start
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^Inm_device_init(): device's worker thread started, continuing.
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^INow managing wired Ethernet (802.3) device 'eth1'.
Jun 3 12:18:39 oli NetworkManager: <information>^IDeactivating device eth1.

/etc/network/interfaces
auto lo
iface lo inet loopback

auto eth1
iface eth1 inet dhcp