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Re: NetworkManager overwriting resolv.conf



On Sat, 17 Jan 2009 22:17:52 -0500
Matthew Flaschen wrote:

> Frank Cox wrote:
> > NM is great for laptops and stuff that relies on dhcp to obtain an address.
> 
> This is a myth.  NM is totally unnecessary and harmful for almost any
> wired connection.  It is /not/ useful for wired DHCP.

I disagree.  I have NM active on my laptops.   I can then use the wireless
connection or wired connection without any action required on my part.  If I
plug in a cable, it's wired.  If I don't have a cable plugged in, it's
wireless.

NM makes switching back and forth absolutely painless.

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