Commit 6b5d3195 authored by Michael Schaller's avatar Michael Schaller Committed by Thomas Haller

wired: only request new secrets during the inital connection

This ports commit 30fe3e18
for wifi to ethernet. Thomas Haller's avatarThomas Haller <>
parent 31fe84e4
......@@ -56,6 +56,7 @@
#include "nm-dbus-manager.h"
#include "nm-platform.h"
#include "nm-dcb.h"
#include "nm-settings-connection.h"
#include "nm-device-ethernet-glue.h"
......@@ -811,10 +812,7 @@ handle_auth_or_fail (NMDeviceEthernet *self,
if (setting_name) {
/* If the caller doesn't necessarily want completely new secrets,
* only ask for new secrets after the first failure.
if (new_secrets || tries)
if (new_secrets)
nm_act_request_get_secrets (req, setting_name, flags, NULL, wired_secrets_cb, self);
......@@ -833,13 +831,18 @@ supplicant_connection_timeout_cb (gpointer user_data)
NMDeviceEthernetPrivate *priv = NM_DEVICE_ETHERNET_GET_PRIVATE (self);
NMDevice *device = NM_DEVICE (self);
NMActRequest *req;
NMConnection *connection;
const char *iface;
guint64 timestamp = 0;
gboolean new_secrets = TRUE;
priv->supplicant.con_timeout_id = 0;
iface = nm_device_get_iface (device);
/* Authentication failed, encryption key is probably bad */
/* Authentication failed; either driver problems, the encryption key is
* wrong, the passwords or certificates were wrong or the Ethernet switch's
* port is not configured for 802.1x. */
nm_log_warn (LOGD_DEVICE | LOGD_ETHER,
"Activation (%s/wired): association took too long.", iface);
......@@ -847,7 +850,17 @@ supplicant_connection_timeout_cb (gpointer user_data)
req = nm_device_get_act_request (device);
g_assert (req);
if (handle_auth_or_fail (self, req, TRUE) == NM_ACT_STAGE_RETURN_POSTPONE) {
connection = nm_act_request_get_connection (req);
g_assert (connection);
/* Ask for new secrets only if we've never activated this connection
* before. If we've connected before, don't bother the user with dialogs,
* just retry or fail, and if we never connect the user can fix the
* password somewhere else. */
if (nm_settings_connection_get_timestamp (NM_SETTINGS_CONNECTION (connection), &timestamp))
new_secrets = !timestamp;
if (handle_auth_or_fail (self, req, new_secrets) == NM_ACT_STAGE_RETURN_POSTPONE) {
nm_log_info (LOGD_DEVICE | LOGD_ETHER,
"Activation (%s/wired): asking for new secrets", iface);
} else
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