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Re: Ifupdown, loopback interface, /etc/network/interfaces.d


Andrew Shadura <bugzilla@tut.by> (06/01/2013):
> While there are various opinions on the question raised in that bug, I
> don't agree that this is a policy violation, but I propose to resolve
> this by enabling the usage of 'source' directive in the default
> configuration, and moving 'lo' interface description
> into /e/n/interfaces.d. Also, d-i would be now supposed to generate
> interfaces description in this directory as well, and the default
> interfaces file would consist of one line only from now:
> source /etc/network/interfaces.d/*
> (Please note that this 'source' doesn't recurse into subdirectories.)

NACK from me. We've been slowly progressing towards a situation where
setting up the network mostly works (I think/hope/would like it to). I
would very much hate changing anything in there if not for fixing bugs
in setting up the network.


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