[CentOS] ifcfg-rh: error: Unknown connection type 'Bridge'

Sat Jan 22 22:32:35 UTC 2011
Gordon Messmer <yinyang at eburg.com>

On 01/21/2011 07:41 PM, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote:
> NetworkManager is utterly useless for server grade work, such as pair
> bonding and bridges. It may be helpful for wireless management or
> modem connections, but I find it safer to to rip it *out* on CentOS 4
> and CentOS 5, and urge turning it off by whatever means are feasible
> for RHEL 6 or CentOS 6 when it comes out.

Turning it off on CentOS 6 and current versions of Fedora is 
accomplished by the same means it always has been:

chkconfig NetworkManager off
chkconfig network on