On 2012-02-18 21:46, tsu2 wrote:

> I'd like to make the case that this <is not> a bug...
>
> Everything that follows in this post is based on my personal
> investigation a couple years ago, I don't know that "how network manager
> works" has been detailed by anyone the way I'm posting here.


....

Nice explanation, thanks.

But I still think it is a bug if the user interface is not capable to
configure whatever is below in a manner that works. The user doesn't have
to know whatever is under it, although it may help to solve/bypass the problem.

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Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 11.4 x86_64 "Celadon" at Telcontar)