16.04: Graphical login/desktop vanished? (coming closer)

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Tue Jul 26 15:19:09 UTC 2016


On Tue, 2016-07-26 at 10:36 -0400, Paul Smith wrote:
> [regarding getting rid of dnsmasq]
> If you have very specific needs and are doing special
> network configuration, testing, or admin I can see it.
> Otherwise it just seems like looking for trouble that
>  you don't need to find.

As the person who said I always get rid of dnsmasq, I have to say that
I agree!

My own needs ARE specific: I work and play with networking all the time
. For me, dnsmasq gets in the way - but it gets in the way by trying
very hard to Just Work.

For anyone who wants stuff to Just Work - leave Network Manager alone,
leave dnsmasq alone, and let them silently make everything Just Work.

Regards, K.

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