Enabling Connectivity Checking in NetworkManager

Thomas Bechtold thomasbechtold at jpberlin.de
Wed Jul 11 19:05:26 UTC 2012

On Tue, 2012-07-10 at 14:41 -0400, Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre wrote:
> I'd like to enable connectivity checking in NetworkManager. We'd use
> http://start.ubuntu.com/connectivity-check.html, running the check
> every 5 minutes starting from the connection being established.
> start.ubuntu.com has already been in use for a while to verify
> connectivity from the installer, IIRC.

http://start.ubuntu.com/connectivity-check.html should set the header
"X-NetworkManager-Status". That's what NM checks first [1]. Then you
don't need "response=Lorem ipsum" in the [connectivity] section.




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