How do I restart DHCP discovery from GUI ( ubuntu 6.10)

primorec geda.mail at
Mon Dec 11 16:07:33 UTC 2006

On 12/11/06, Gabriel Dragffy <dragffy at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-12-11 at 01:55 -0800, primorec wrote:
> > Yes, I found this  ...    but ALL I can do there is to check/modify
> > different properties (DNS, name,  DHCP/static ... etc).   I do not

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If you are running Dapper  then to the right of the listed network
> adaptors should be an activate/deactivate button. In Edgy this was
> changed; now you you will find a little tick-box to the left of each
> network device listed. Ticking this box or unchecking it will
> activate/deactivate that particular network device.

Yes  that was it...  thanks...  This is __not__ the most intuitive solution.
Activate/deactivate button is a lot better solution.   Oooh...  well...  It
is not easy to  teach an old dog new tricks.

(100% CLI guy)
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