Re: Modify LAN Settings
- From: Dan Williams <dcbw redhat com>
- To: Marc Herbert <Marc Herbert gmail com>
- Cc: networkmanager-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Modify LAN Settings
- Date: Fri, 05 Mar 2010 23:26:01 -0800
On Fri, 2010-03-05 at 12:14 +0000, Marc Herbert wrote:
> Prakash Krishnaswamy a écrit :
> > Looks like libnm-glib can be used. When I go through the header files I
> > find only functions to get configurations.
> > Can some one tell me whether libnm-glib can be used to modify settings
> > (like IP address) of eth0, wlan0, etc.
> > If so any pointer to some examples would be helpful.
> Did you read this page?
> Keep in mind that NetworkManager is sponsored by RedHat/Fedora.
Not that that has much to do with anything. There's many other
contributors from various sources, including companies and individuals.
To answer the original question...
You can use libnm-glib, or you can use D-Bus directly. The wiki pages
above have information on the D-Bus API which is very easily used from
Python or other languages with D-Bus bindings:
Basically, you can send new configuration data to the system settings
service, which will save your modifications to disk-backed
configuration. Let us know if you more specific questions about how to
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