value="fa7b5ec1877d6fe404cbfc4168d24767"> Knick-Knack
Tue: Feb 04, 2014

Set static IP address in Mint 12. [SOLVED]. This is still relevant for Mint 16, which I just installed on a desktop a couple weeks ago. Turns out the fix to set a fixed IP is to uninstall "network-manager". After doing that, setting the IP in /etc/network/interfaces works fine.

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