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NetworkManager creating a new connection ‘eth0′ that does not work, Part 3

I’m even more convinced the problem discussed in my previous post is due to a bug in NetworkManager. I believe the issue with the Avahi daemon generating an IPv6 Link-Local address is a consequence of NetworkManager not always activating an interface and therefore not obtaining an IPv4 address, i.e. 2,702 more words

Gentoo Linux

More on NetworkManager creating a new connection ‘eth0′ that does not work

In a previous post I described a problem I have been experiencing with NetworkManager since Version (I am now using Version 1.0.0): sometimes, but not always, there is an invalid second eth0 connection when my laptop boots. 7,166 more words


Tumbleweed install, March 2015

As previously mentioned, I am doing an install every month.  This is mostly to test installing with the Tumbleweed DVD image.  You can think of it as early testing for opensuse 13.3.  807 more words

Beta Testing

Give Network Manager Sufficient Privileges

Nm-applet is easily one of the most flexible network connection tools available under modern Linux distributions today. Because of this it is my network manager of choice. 177 more words


Plasma-nm release

I just want to inform you (those who are still running KDE 4) that we released a new version of your favorite network applet. This new release brings to you many bug fixes and should make your life easier. 208 more words


Adding a VPN "KillSwitch" to NetworkManager

I use a VPN connection most days, and leave it unattended. Sometimes, however, it is not as stable as I would like it to be, and it disconnects, for instance because of wireless network problems. 167 more words

System Administration