[arch-general] starting network:fail[eth0 wasn't connected] How to enable without reboot?

Kaiting Chen kaitocracy at gmail.com
Tue May 18 18:45:47 EDT 2010

I see I've never heard of ifplugd but it looks like the best solution. What
I was referring to was that /etc/rc.d/network restart is preferable to
ifconfig in that it will start up dhcpcd for you.


On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 6:32 PM, <woldra at fsfe.org> wrote:

> Hi
>  Um should he just /etc/rc.d/network restart? That performs everything that
>> happens when the network interface is brought up on system start.
> sure you can do that, but why not let the little tool do that for you?  A
> little automagic doesn't harm as long as you know whats going on;)
> Apart from that ifplugd just controls one interface where the network
> script starts/stops the whole networking (including

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