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Re: Ethernet is not started at boot




Am DATE hackte AUTHOR in die Tasten: Greg Wooledge
> On Tue, Feb 06, 2018 at 06:58:50AM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> On Tuesday 06 February 2018 05:42:53 Michelle Konzack wrote:
>> > allow-hotplug enp0s25
>>   ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>> Doesn't the above line belong ABOVE the iface line? It has been in every
>> example I've looked at. I am not using that line as its static, not
>> dhcpd.
>
> No.  You either want "auto enp0s25" or "allow-hotplug enp0s25" but not
> both.

I have already removed it.

> If the interface is *important*, and you want services to wait for it
> before starting, then you should use "auto".

> If you use "allow-hotplug", this tells Debian that the interface is
> optional, and services should feel free to start up before the
> interface is ready.  This breaks ALL KINDS of shit on a traditional
> workstation that participates in a network.  It's even worse on a
> server.

Grmpf!

> For some reason, Debian defaults to "allow-hotplug", perhaps because
> they think most people are installing on laptops.

Welcome to Windian.

Thanks in advance

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Michelle Konzack        Miila ITSystems @ TDnet
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