On 10/31/2016 08:27 AM, Simo Sorce wrote:
On Fri, 2016-10-28 at 20:02 +0200, Stef Walter wrote:
> This is similar to how a Linux desktop asks you to click in a dialog
> if you accept the new display configuration. Except in the networking
> case we can test the connectivity automatically.
Although in many cases this is the case, it is not always the case, is
this under the control of the admin ?
(I just configured my new openwrt on my new router, my net config was
perfectly right, but the box was not connected to anything beyond my
administering client, which also switched between 2 networks at my
Well, I don't think this is any worse than the previous state. If you made the
same modification in Cockpit 120, the system would have just gone ahead and done
it and you would be out of luck.
In 121, if you make a change and it detects that you're now unreachable, it can
roll that back and give you another try.
So it sounds like a net win, even if it's imperfect.