How to know when any process is trying to establish an internet connection?

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Sat Jan 1 06:55:11 EST 2011

On 01/01/2011, Arreche <arreche at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have multiple network interfaces(Ethernet, GPRS and Modem). Is possible to
> setup them on demand? And to block a process until It gets connection by any
> interface?

You mean, like dial up on deman back to old days? Sounds like the job
for NetworkManager to PolicyKit or something. But I am not
so sure abou it.


Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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