NetworkManager 1.12 Released With Many Linux Networking Goodies
With NetworkManager 1.12 the highlights include:
- WoWLAN support for Wake On Wireless LAN support, like WoL but over WiFi.
- Support for IWD, the Intel WiFi Daemon that has been in development recently.
- Support for checkpoints and the ability to restore a network configuration if a settings change suddenly makes your network inaccessible, including the ability to rollback the settings after a timeout.
- FILS WiFi support.
- The nmcli command-line interface's colored text support now supports a configurable color palette.
- The removal of ifnet settings and other code clean-ups.
NetworkManager 1.14 is now under development and we're told that release will likely come on a quicker release cycle. All the NetworkManager 1.12 details via this announcement.