Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 469040
ifup/ifdown don't tell networkmanager
Last modified: 2014-03-16 23:16:16 EDT
Description of problem:ifup/ifdown don't tell NetworkManager about changes to the network state. This leads to problems when various applications (such as firefox and pidgin) query NetworkManager via dbus for the state of network interfaces.
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They're exclusive - don't use them if you're using NM.