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Bug#599813: release-notes: GNOME additions for the release notes

On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 16:36:09 +0200, Josselin Mouette wrote:

> 5) (Pending fix of #530024.) If there is only one network interface 
> configured using DHCP, which is the usual case for desktop systems, it 
> will be handled by NetworkManager instead of ifupdown. Therefore the 
> usual ifup and ifdown commands will not work. Instead, the interface can 
> be managed using the NetworkManager frontends. See the NM documentation 
> for more information.
Some questions about this one.  What does "one network interface
configured using DHCP" mean?  What if there's eth0 and wlan0, say?

Also, do you have a pointer for "the NM documentation"?  Either to the
NM website or a package which contains this.


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