How to restart network on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux - LinuxConfig.org


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The following linux commands will assist you with network restart procedure on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux. We will start with the most recommended commands and move down to more obscure or obsolete commands in case the above commands will fail from some reason.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-restart-network-on-ubuntu-16-04-xenial-xerus-linux

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H Vu

i set my dhcp server to a static IP address and ran through these queries and it did not reset the parameters. any reason for that?


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Richard

On my machine at least, the nmcli method works even without being root, which is handy sometimes. The others all do appear to need sudo


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moneiro oly

great tutorial ; thank you