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I just want to block Internet access in my kids' accounts.

This is possible with iptables (see question: https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/21650/how-to-restrict-internet-access-for-a-particular-user-on-the-lan-using-iptables?noredirect=1&lq=1).

But, Ubuntu 18.04 uses netplan. I've been looking, looking, looking and I can't seem find a way to do something similar on netplan. Perhaps there is no such way, and the answer is to disable netplan.

  • iptables and netplan are two completely different things. I suggest that you try the iptables approach in your link and tell us if it works as expected. – chili555 Sep 14 at 19:39
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netplan is a management interface for configuring network interfaces (addresses, routes, and so on). It does not handle iptables configuration, just as the tools it replaces (ifupdown) did not.

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