Bug#700292: netcfg/choose_interface=auto fails to select eth1 when eth0 has no link
On 31/08/16 at 11:26 +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
> On Tue, 2016-08-30 at 17:48 +0200, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > What you put in the preseeding file has no effect for network
> > detection (at least in the case where this file is fetched over the
> > network).
> The preseeding I was talking about was added to the ISO IIRC.
> > So it's possible that this bug could be closed, but I wasn't the
> > original submitter. Paul, do you have a way to check again?
> The libvirt infra I used to test this has gone away so I don't have an
> easy way to check that right now. Any hardware with 2 NICs and the
> cable plugged into only one of them would work for testing too but I
> don't have any local access to such hardware for testing right now.
Well, FTR it's exactly the kind of hardware I was using yesterday (with
the current jessie installer)