[Debian-eeepc-devel] Wifi toggling on '901 (again...)
phil_dlhbb_endecott at chezphil.org
Sun Sep 14 12:18:05 UTC 2008
> But instead of 'allow-hotplug ra0', I have 'auto ra0' in
> my /etc/network/interfaces - and it works also perfectly (?!).
> I decided to choose 'auto ra0', because I use network-manager and this
> is written in its /usr/share/doc/network-manager/README.Debian:
> "Only devices that are *not* listed in /etc/network/interfaces or which
> have been configured "auto" and "dhcp" (with no other options) are
> managed by NM."
> After reading your mail, Phil, I'm unsure now, which allow-class should
> be preferred.
I'm not using network manager. So it will all work differently for
you. Do what its docs tell you to do.
My guess is that network manager also listens for uevents.
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