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ifcfg PREFIX question

asked 2017-08-03 14:07:45 -0500

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updated 2018-11-04 04:17:37 -0500

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Dear Fedora,

FC26 Xfce 4.12

In /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-xxxx, do I presume correctly that PREFIX=xx is the short netmask?

And do I also presume that PREFIX has superseded NETMASK?

And can either still be used?

Many thanks, -T

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answered 2017-08-03 15:59:04 -0500

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You should use PREFIX instead of NetworkMask changes where made by NetworkManager will suggests you to read this

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Awesome reference! Thank you!

toddandmargo gravatar imagetoddandmargo ( 2017-08-03 17:34:18 -0500 )edit

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