[kde-linux] re; trouble with network-manager

Esben Mose Hansen kde at mosehansen.dk
Mon Apr 28 09:22:07 UTC 2008

On Saturday April 26 2008 01:21:53 Charlie Bradley wrote:

> I figured it out.  I copied my etc/network/interfaces file from my desktop
> to the laptop and everything worked again.  One problem I noticed though is

Mine just contain two lines (comments excepted)
auto lo
iface lo inet loopback

The word on the street is that the auto's confuse the network-manager setup, 
and should be commented out. I have not experiemented with it, so I don't 

> if I manually edit the network through K>systemsettings>networksettings the
> interfaces file changes and then the wireless disappears.
> here is my interfaces file:

Networksettings should be left alone completely when using networkmanager -- 
in fact, I'd think it is a bug if there isn't at least a warning about using 
that module and networkmanager at once.

Happy to hear you have it working now :)

regards, Esben

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