[arch-general] systemd-networkd and netctl with multiple interfaces
lz at luanzi.de
Wed Nov 11 09:18:28 UTC 2015
On 11/11/15 09:47, Bennett Piater wrote:
> I installed Arch on my new Thinkpad T450s over the weekend.
> Everything works well, but I have a question:
> I use systemd-networkd to manage my network interfaces and netctl for
> the connections. I set everything up according to (this) and
> (this) to get automatic activation of wifi via netctl-auto and
> My question is as follows: I use i3wm, and i3status shows *both*
> ethernet and wifi as connected if I plug in the cable while having a
> wifi connection. What does this mean exactly, and how is my traffic routed?
> Thanks in advance for clearing that up.
> GPG fingerprint: 871F 1047 7DB3 DDED 5FC4 47B2 26C7 E577 EF96 7808
I have exactly the same setup (i3wm, i3status and netctl) and the same behavior.
If I plug in the cable i3status shows both connections. I manage it, that I deactivate the
wifi-card with the hardware switch after I plugged in the cable and everything
I couldn't get netctl to deactivate the wifi automatically.
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