Disable mobile data auto-enable on boot
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I've followed the instructions at the wiki on setting up mobile data, and it works fine, except that it really kills the battery. Every time the phone boots it auto-enables any connections it can, which means to prevent the phone from automatically overheating and dying after a few hours in my pocket I need to remember to manually turn data off.

Is there a way to configure the modem connection with nmcli to keep it from turning on automatically, or should I just have a script run a few minutes after boot to turn it off?
The second option seems kinda hacky to me so I'd rather avoid it, but I'm using sxmo so I might as well embrace the way of the bash scripts...
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#2
I'd like to know the answer to this as well. It is disheartening to see that no one has come forward to answer or reply.

@ 64_Tesseract : what did you finally do to resolve this issue?
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I too would like to find an answer to mobile data being auto-enabled at boot, surprised no one has come forward yet. Can you tell me what you eventually came up with?
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(08-10-2022, 02:36 PM)keithosterag Wrote: I too would like to find an answer to mobile data being auto-enabled at boot, surprised no one has come forward yet. Can you tell me what you eventually came up with?

Turning it off manually lol
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