where is the system administration page in Kubuntu 8.10?
bmarsh at bmarsh.com
Thu Jan 15 21:37:58 UTC 2009
On Thursday 15 January 2009, Derek Broughton wrote:
> > Anyone know where to set network items?? I have yet to find where I can
> > specify a fixed IP address and all of the other network settings that
> > used to
> > be on the 8.04 System Settings page(s).
> Same place - general tab, Network settings
Uhh want to run that by me again? I went to:
system settings --> network settings
and the only think I see there are proxy settings and socks and some other
I finally installed knetworkmanager and tried to set up a static IP with a
named connection. It set up ok but there was no way in H it was going to
use it. I would edit the connection, all looked good, "Connect and save"
but I was still connected using a DHCP it picked up at install.
Downing eth0 and bring it back up did nothing. Restarting the networking did
I have Hardy on the same machine so what I finally ended up doing was copying
over the ENTIRE /etc/network/ directory from Hardy to Intrepid and now it
Seems to me there are a lot of things that were left out or just plain don't
work in 8.10. It's for that reason that I am not using it.
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