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Sat Jan 13 01:11:44 UTC 2007
John Dangler wrote:
> So, unless you're a dhcp user, network-manager (at this point) isn't of
> I had to massage the dbus scripts just to get this to work at all.
> So, the standard network tools in gnome work better than the manager at
> this point.
No, they don't. How many Ubuntu users don't use DHCP? Even if you have a
static IP when wired, almost everyone uses DHCP on a wireless network.
Even if you DO use static IPs, most of them can be configured with DHCP
I'd guess n-m works, for 95% of users, as well or better than the standard
network tools. Sure, there are situations where it doesn't work for you,
and they're actively trying to improve those.
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