Re: connecting to two networks simultaneously on buster
On Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 at 16:58, Glenn English wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 3:39 PM Eric S Fraga <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Would somebody please point me to the right magical incantation that
>> would allow my desktop computer to have both connections active
> I've done that on a couple boxes here -- a laptop (WiFi and an
> Ethernet) and a workstation (2 Ethernets)
> On both of them, I wrote a /etc/network/interfaces script to give an
> IP to the Ethernet and start at boot. The others are DHCP and don't
> come on at boot.
Thanks. I added a few lines to /e/n/i and everything works just fine
now. The actual lines are
| # the USB network for my Gemini
| auto enp0s29u1u1
| iface enp0s29u1u1 inet static
| address 10.15.19.80
and I simply "sudo ifup enp0s29u1u1" when I need it.
But I still do not understand why it works automatically on one of the
systems but not the other. One of those mysteries, I guess.
Eric S Fraga via Emacs 27.0.50 & org 9.1.13 on Debian buster/sid