Re: Bits from the Release Team - Kicking off Wheezy
On Sun, 03 Apr 2011 01:59:02 +0530, Josselin Mouette wrote:
> Le jeudi 31 mars 2011 à 09:25 +0200, Vincent Danjean a écrit :
>> Martin F. Krafft started to implement a replacement of ifupdown that is
>> better designed. But, due to lack of manpower I think, this project did
>> not finish. See this archives of firstname.lastname@example.org
>> for more info.
> I wonder what amount of features we are missing for network-manager to
> do the job; instead of rewriting a daemon from scratch, we might as well
> use one that was designed mostly for the same purpose.
The main problem I see is that NM likes to take interfaces down when
upgrading. This is a problem if upgrading remotely.