[arch-general] manually configure network
mickhowe292 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 13 02:58:03 UTC 2017
On 13 July 2017 at 01:17, Mrrob <rob at mrrob.info> wrote:
> On 13/07/17 07:09, mick howe via arch-general wrote:
>> I've just changed ISP and I can't get the changed configuration to stick.
>> I'm using 'static IP address - manual assignment' from Network
>> configuration wiki page.
>> I need to change my address from 192.168.1.0/24 to 192.168.20.1/24.
>> using iproute2 tools as per wiki I can get everything working UNTIL I
>> reboot, at which time some of the settings show the old values and others
>> the new.
>> I've been manually configuring these settings without problems since I
>> started using linux in 1994.
> I assume that (as well as changing ISPs) you have changed your router and
> it has a different internal range to the old one.
> If you have an IP address automatically after booting then something is
> bringing up the network automatically. Assuming your Arch install is newer
> than 2013 then I would expect you've configured netctl to manage the
About april 2013
, can't remember details of what I did then but I would have used what was
most like the the original method.
> Look in /etc/netctl
[mick at cave ~]$ ls -aR /etc/netctl
. .. examples hooks interfaces
. ethernet-static tunnel wireless-wpa
.. macvlan-dhcp tuntap wireless-wpa-config
bonding macvlan-static vlan-dhcp wireless-wpa-configsection
bridge mobile_ppp vlan-static wireless-wpa-static
ethernet-custom openvswitch wireless-open
ethernet-dhcp pppoe wireless-wep
> $ systemctl list-unit-files --state=enabled
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