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Re: Network Manager, Firefox and more on FC10



On Sat, Feb 7, 2009 at 7:28 PM, Bob Kinney <bc98kinney yahoo com> wrote:
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> --- On Wed, 1/7/09, Craig White <craigwhite azapple com> wrote:
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>> My understanding is that if you install from 'Live
>> CD' or if you choose
>> DHCP for network configuration when installing from DVD,
>> NetworkManager
>> is enabled, otherwise, it is not enabled. That seems to be
>> very
>> reasonable logic from my standpoint but I can see that
>> those who just
>> race/clickthrough the install figuring that they'll fix
>> things after
>> first boot will get some surprises.
>>
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> I know I'm coming in a little late on this thread, but this
> comment caught my eye.
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> The installer (I use the DVD) doesn't seem to offer networking
> setup any more, which I chalked up to the evolution toward NM.
> I thought it was a little too Winduhs-like to assume that the
> user would use DHCP.  I've installed F10 several times now--
> where am I missing network setup?


I insttalled F10 on a test box this week via LiveCD and there was no
network setup. I was able to do what ever setup I needed once I logged
in however.

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