[GLLUG] Re-configuring network settings in Debian Jessie

Dylan dylan at dylan.me.uk
Sun May 18 20:08:01 UTC 2014

On 18/05/14 20:18, Chris Bell wrote:
> On Sun 18 May, Chris Bell wrote:
>> On Sun 18 May, John Winters wrote:
>>> On 18/05/14 17:01, Chris Bell wrote:
>>> [about resolv.conf spontaneously changing its contents]
>     Found the problem!
>     This box is running KDE, which insists on overwriting settings made by
> root and inserting settings remembered by the KDE system and re-setable by a
> user in the "system settings".

Only when networkmanager is responsible for the configuration - if you 
are using ifup (etc) then KDE's network config is disabled (except for 
proxy settings.)

>     Time to re-install and stop using KDE!

That's a bit extreme...

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