nmcli is a command-line client for NetworkManager developed and maintained in NetworkManager repository. For up-to-date description please refer to its manual pages, nmcli(1) and nmcli-examples(5).

Differences in nmcli v0.9.8 vs. v0.9.10

Even if nmcli tries to keep backwards compatibility in general, there were requirements during Networkmanager development that forced some incompatible changes in nmcli. The table bellow list differences between 0.9.8 and 0.9.10.

nmcli 0.9.8 command

nmcli 0.9.10 counterpart

nmcli nm

nmcli general

nmcli nm status

nmcli general status

nmcli nm permissions

nmcli general permissions

nmcli nm enable

nmcli networking

nmcli nm sleep

nmcli networking

nmcli nm wifi

nmcli radio wifi

nmcli nm wwan

nmcli radio wwan

nmcli con list

nmcli con show

nmcli con status

nmcli con show --active

nmcli dev list

nmcli dev show

'iface' keyword for nmcli dev

is 'ifname' now

nmcli dev disconnect iface <dev>

nmcli dev disconnect <dev>

Except for these changes, there are new commands and features in nmcli, mainly editing connection profiles, and others. Consult the manual pages to learn about them.

Projects/NetworkManager/nmcli (last edited 2014-11-28 08:41:23 by JiriKlimes)