[Mageia-dev] Drakx-net or NetworkManager for Mageia 2

D.Morgan dmorganec at gmail.com
Mon Nov 21 22:20:28 CET 2011

On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 8:14 PM, Marianne Lombard <marianne at tuxette.fr> wrote:
> Hi,
> I was reading cooker ML a few days ago (yes I know, it's a strange idea)
> when I've read that Mandriva has stopped using (and thereof developing it).
> They have switched to NetworkManager (you all know this tool).
> What will Mageia team do ? Continue to maintain and enhance drakx-net or
> follow all others distributions with NetworkManager ?
> Just a precision, I use Networkmanager with mageia1 on my laptop (due to the
> VPN we use at work)
> Regards

This is too late for mageia 2 and i think we have enough work to do
because of stuffs like systemd.
IF we do this i think this should be for magea 3-4 as this will
require tweaks in the installer at least.

I am in favor or starting discussing this for mageia 3 "minimum".

my 2cts

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