Network setup

W Scott Lockwood III vladinator at
Tue Jan 5 19:53:09 UTC 2016

On Tue, Jan 5, 2016 at 1:47 PM, Thiago Farina <tfransosi at> wrote:
> I can't tell to my mother, "hey, running the following command":

Nor would you need to. The fact of the matter is, you don't need to
manually configure networking at all, period.

> $ nmcli connection add type ethernet con-name connection-name ifname
> interface-name ip4 address gw4 address
> This is just nonsense!

Nonsense is you continuing to post here. You're a Mac fanboy. Go pay a
bunch more for a computer you like than you need to, and leave the
intelligent people alone.

> Compare that to "networksetup -setmanual Ethernet [ipaddre] [subnet]
> [router]", which now I can remember from memory, you see that something is
> wrong in the Linux land.

Yes. And that wrong thing is continuing to tolerate you.

> That is why Linux is not for mainstream.

s/not\ for\ mainstream/not\ for\ Mac\ fanboys/gi

There, fixed that for you.

> I'm just trying to tell you guys to pay more attention to the design of the
> system.

Who are you to tell us anything? Back under your bridge, troll.

W. Scott Lockwood III

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