[lug] DHCP and link status question

Ryan J Nicholson rjn256 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 4 21:45:11 MDT 2011


Are you running NetworkManager on your install of Ubuntu 10.10?

If yes, I'd suggest moving your /etc/network/interfaces out of the
way. On my Debian and Ubuntu installs the only stanza in interfaces is

With NetworkManager, plugging into a new wired network will
automatically search out a new DHCP lease. I'd think that's what you


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