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Re: 9.1.0 : netinst : installs well, but useless after firstboot




On Fri 06 Oct 2017 at 17:27:57 -0400, Henning Follmann wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 06, 2017 at 08:08:42PM +0100, Brian wrote:
> > On Fri 06 Oct 2017 at 11:59:17 -0500, David Wright wrote:
> > 
> Sorry to interrupt here.
> In case of no NM and the /e/n/i issues might I suggest systemd-networkd?
> It is really reliable in bringing up any connection.

You certainly can suggest it. I am sure it would fit the bill; as would
connman. (The Debian approach of leaving a user with no connectivity
after an installation which requires it must be a first in Linux, so
anything which restores connectivity cannot be bad).

> There is a fairly good example how to do it here:
> https://sunweavers.net/blog/node/34
> 
> It is definitely a better setup than /e/n/i.

Does it handle wireless roaming? ifupdown + wpa_supplicant does.

-- 
Brian.