OEM switch to end user results in wifi not being available.

Bug #1665384 reported by Dave Morley on 2017-02-16
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Medium
Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre

Bug Description

STEPS:
1. Grab the latest xenial iso from http://cdimages.ubuntu.com/xenial/daily-live/current/
2. Install in oem mode
3. In the OEM desktop double click on Prepare for end user type in your password and reboot
4. Run through the end user wizard setting up wifi as you go
5. Login to the end user session
6. Note the empty Wifi symbol in indicator
7. Run nmcli d and see something like
DEVICE TYPE STATE CONNECTION
enp3s0 ethernet Unavailable --
wlo1 wifi Unavailable --
lo loopback Unmanagaed --

WORKAROUND:
reboot
After reboot everything works as expected and the system autoconnects as expected.

Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:
http://iso.qa.ubuntu.com/qatracker/reports/bugs/1665384

tags: added: iso-testing

This is most likely a ubiquity bug; where the connection is created with the wrong permission settings.

affects: network-manager (Ubuntu) → ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre (cyphermox)
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
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