Simple Network Interface Manager

Trottinett is a simple network interface manager, written to allow a laptop computer to quickly switch between a wired and a wifi connection while optionally using the same MAC address for both interfaces.

Download and installation

Download the latest release

trottinett 0.2.2

You may want to verify the signature or have a look at the release notes. If you are interested in versions other than the current release, you can check the list of all releases.

How does it work?

Trottinett's mode of operation is very simple:

If a network cable is connected

If no network cable is connected


Trottinett uses some third-party software to do the heavy lifting: