Talk:Systemd-networkd

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Static IP example for single host

(moved from Talk:Network_configuration#Systemd-networkd)

Now that networkd is maturing and much simpler to configure for VMs, containers, etc should we include a section with an example? —This unsigned comment is by Chetwisniewski (talk) 21:42, 1 January 2015‎. Please sign your posts with ~~~~!

There is a whole page on systemd-networkd already, and it is linked from Network_configuration#Configure_the_IP_address. -- Lahwaacz (talk) 21:52, 1 January 2015 (UTC)
It doesn't include any decent static examples. Perhaps I should post these points to that page? Something with example config, like:
/etc/systemd/network/enp3s0.network
[Match]
Name=enp3s0
[Network]
DNS=fe80:a3c1::1
DNS=192.168.0.1
Address=192.168.0.10/24
Address=2001:DB8::1/64
Gateway=192.168.0.1

Chetwisniewski (talk) 21:59, 1 January 2015 (UTC)

Re-opening. That would make sense imo. But we need to take care not to break the existing Systemd-networkd#Static IP network instructions. Maybe it is just necessary to clarify which steps are required to set up static for a single host before leading over to the bridge/container setup (analoguous to the first example in Systemd-networkd#Basic DHCP network). Ok?--Indigo (talk) 23:57, 1 January 2015 (UTC)
Comparing your example config again to what we have, the only major difference is the IPv6 which is not covered in this article yet. Still the basic instructions for a single host could be made clearer in this article. --Indigo (talk) 18:11, 9 February 2015 (UTC)

standalone vs containers

Yes, I agree with the discussion and the style warning on the main page: we should break this out into two parts to make it clear which are for standalone systems and which are for containers which are likely foreign to some users. Graysky (talk) 12:06, 27 March 2015 (UTC)