upgrade to 10.4 and 2nd network interface does not auto start

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Fri Jun 18 19:42:17 UTC 2010

On 18 June 2010 18:54, stan <stanb at panix.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 12:37:28PM -0500, Tom Browder wrote:
>> On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 07:10, stan <stanb at panix.com> wrote:
>> > I just upgraded a machine from 9.04 to 10.04 and now the 2nd network
>> > interface s not brought up, when I boot the machine. If I manually run
>> > /etc/init.d/networking restart, after the machine is up, ?it comes up.
>> > Both interfaces are hardwired.
>> I solved all my network problems by installing wicd and removing
>> network manager (in that order).
> Does that package manage networks _before_ a user logs in? This is a basic
> design flaw in network amanger as far as I can tell.

I believe that both NM and WICD allow one to specify that a configured
connection is for 'All Users' in which case the answer is Yes.

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