Jaunty Static IP address

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Sat Apr 25 23:15:24 UTC 2009

On Sat, 2009-04-25 at 12:38 +0000, marc wrote:
> Matthew Flaschen said:
> > Paul Lemmons wrote:
> >> Interesting... I thought we were supposed to moving *away* from backend
> >> file editing. I have not had to do this for a very long time.
> > 
> > Odd...  I thought that additional layers of abstraction are only
> > worthwhile when they make things simpler.  And I have /never/ found
> > NetworkManager simpler for static IPs.
> It's not adding a layer of abstraction - if anything, it's removing one - 
> but it's not even that, it's hiding things and moving them away from 
> their well-defined location.
> Very poor design.

Attributes I have long associated with the evolution of Gnome. I really
dispise it. :( Ric


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"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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