What is the concept of
renderer in a
netplan configuration file?
What practical difference does it make between choosing a
networkd and a
Can anyone (in the second case) proceed with nmtui or nmcli?
The difference the
renderer makes, is the decision to run either
NetworkManager. This distinction is identified by a file in
networkd is normally used in server applications, where the network environment is fairly static.
NetworkManager is normally used in desktop applications, and was used in all prior versions of Ubuntu.
NetworkManager is easier to use in environments where network requirements change a lot... like in wireless networking. nmcli/nmtui/etc are
/etc/netplan/*.yaml file should look like:
network: version: 2 renderer: NetworkManager