nmcli asking for a password twice

Bug #1590342 reported by Serhiy Zahoriya on 2016-06-08
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
NetworkManager
Invalid
Low
network-manager (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Every time I use nmcli to connect to WiFi with

$ nmcli -a con up id <SSID>

it always asks for the password twice.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: network-manager 1.2.0-0ubuntu0.16.04.2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-22.40-generic 4.4.8
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-22-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Wed Jun 8 12:13:20 2016
IfupdownConfig:
 # interfaces(5) file used by ifup(8) and ifdown(8)
 auto lo
 iface lo inet loopback
 #auto eth0
 #iface eth0 inet dhcp
IpRoute:
 default via 192.168.0.1 dev wlp3s0 proto static metric 600
 169.254.0.0/16 dev wlp3s0 scope link metric 1000
 192.168.0.0/24 dev wlp3s0 proto kernel scope link src 192.168.0.101 metric 600
SourcePackage: network-manager
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
modified.conffile..etc.NetworkManager.NetworkManager.conf: [modified]
mtime.conffile..etc.NetworkManager.NetworkManager.conf: 2014-11-11T11:34:43.021792
nmcli-con: Error: command ['nmcli', '-f', 'all', 'con'] failed with exit code 9: Error: nmcli (1.2.0) and NetworkManager (1.1.93) versions don't match. Force execution using --nocheck, but the results are unpredictable.
nmcli-dev: Error: command ['nmcli', '-f', 'all', 'dev'] failed with exit code 9: Error: nmcli (1.2.0) and NetworkManager (1.1.93) versions don't match. Force execution using --nocheck, but the results are unpredictable.
nmcli-nm: Error: command ['nmcli', '-f', 'all', 'nm'] failed with exit code 2: Error: Object 'nm' is unknown, try 'nmcli help'.

Serhiy Zahoriya (xintx-ua) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. The issue you are reporting is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug to the developers of the software by following the instructions at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/Upstream/GNOME. If you have done so, please tell us the number of the upstream bug (or the link), so we can add a bugwatch that will inform us about its status. Thanks in advance.

Changed in network-manager (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in network-manager (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in network-manager:
importance: Unknown → Low
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Changed in network-manager:
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Changed in network-manager (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in network-manager:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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