[arch-dev-public] netcfg 2.6 release

Rémy Oudompheng remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Sun Jun 19 17:31:19 EDT 2011

On Sun 19 June 2011 at 23:23 +0200, Rémy Oudompheng wrote:
> Most importantly:
> - netcfg no longer puts no files in /run (dhcpcd still puts files there)
> - netcfg only depends on iproute2 and dhcpcd : wpa_supplicant is
> optional (required for wireless), wpa_actiond, ifplugd are required
> for net-auto* scripts
> - net-tools, wireless_tools are needed if you use legacy options
> IFOPTS and IWCONFIG, but this is strongly discouraged

Also, the "none-old" and "wep-old" SECURITY modes are no longer
supported. They are now aliases to the wpa_supplicant bases
"none" and "wep".


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