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Re: How best to replace NetworkManager with wicd?

On 02/13/2012 09:18 AM, Tom H wrote:
On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 4:54 AM, Chris Davies<chris-usenet@roaima.co.uk>  wrote:

My understanding is that NM will not touch any interface that is defined
in /etc/network/interfaces. So, theoretically at least, if you simply
go ahead and declare the interfaces "it will all just work".

Check "/etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf"

If "managed=false" in the "ifupdown"  section, NM will not manage
interfaces defined in "/etc/network/interfaces".

Sorry that is incorrect.


/etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf (END)

And this is being sent via NM .

I'm not sure of the current behavior because I don't use NM but,
AFAIK, when NM's installed "managed" is set to "false" and NM comments
out interfaces that are configured in "/etc/network/interfaces" other
than "lo".

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