a linux virus: NetworkManager
christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Mon Nov 2 00:00:43 UTC 2009
> Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
>> On Sun, 1 Nov 2009, Tom H wrote:
>>> Do you use dhcp or do you have a fixed ip address?
>>> How did you bring your NIC up?
>> I have a fixed address, set in /etc/network/interfaces
>> but as I said, the network still worked: it was just the DNS which didn't work,
>> and that happened suddenly, 2 days after the Karmic install !
> Any DHCP client, including network manager, will overwrite the contents
> of resolv.conf
> Moving along, nothing to see here.
Except that he does not use dhcp...
Nuke networkmanager from orbit I say!
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