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by akar
Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway
Replies: 11
Views: 1553

Re: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway

I don't have Mint Cinnamon on my desktops as I've always preferred Mate.
I think the NetworkManager is broken on Mate only.....
by akar
Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway
Replies: 11
Views: 1553

Re: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway

Hi, OK, I've solved this problem. (I'm one of the few people in my organisation who is allowed to have static IP addresses for my servers/workstations/desktops :-) and I want to use them. I've decided that NetworkManager on Linux Mint 18.1 Mate is horrendously broken. I've decided to revert the netw...
by akar
Wed Mar 08, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway
Replies: 11
Views: 1553

Re: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway

Hi, Here are some updates to this problem..... This morning, there were updates to network-manager and network-manager-applet (to 1.2.6-0ubuntu.16.04.1). I thought this would finally solve the problem. But no joy. The issue is not just the problem with filling in the IP details, but also, the save b...
by akar
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 13 has reached end of life
Replies: 28
Views: 16187

Re: Linux Mint 13 reaches end of life in April

Yes, sad to see Maya reach EOL. It has served me so well. Just installed LM18.1 Mate on a new PC. Will replace Maya with Serena on the old PC next week. Thanks to the hardworking developers.
by akar
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway
Replies: 11
Views: 1553

Re: Adding IP, Net Mask, Gateway

Hi, I've been using LM13 Mate for quite some time, and a few days ago, I installed LM18.1 Mate on a new computer. What an improvement, but during the installation, I did not get a chance to set a static IP addy. It automatically installed a DHCP addy. Yesterday, I decided to set my static IP addy, a...

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