f8: NetworkManager + runlevel 3 problem

Timothy Murphy tim at birdsnest.maths.tcd.ie
Tue Nov 13 03:07:12 UTC 2007

John Summerfield wrote:

>> So when exactly did you have to say ifdown in your pre-NM days?
> When I took my Acer to work, and when I brought it home. It was then
> running opensuse 10.0.

So you have your laptop at work, connected by ethernet?
Then you turn it off, and bring it home?
Then you connect it by WiFi?

I do this all the time,
and don't find any need to say ifdown.
The interface only comes up if the device is connected.

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