ethernet probs still...help me in person??
josh at joshforman.com
Tue Feb 15 21:53:48 EST 2000
on 2/15/2000 9:24 PM, Brad Noyes at brad at 110.net wrote:
> The problem seems to be that eth0 is not brought up on boot, (that's not a
> problem) and when it is brought up it doesn't work properly. Perhaps you to
> should re-install dhcp. Do you get any error messages? Do you have you name
> server set up? What sort of tests are you running to see it eth0 is working?
> Let us know what you've tried. When you try to start dhcpcd, run ifconfig and
> see if you an IP address of any kind. I've never used yellow dog, but there
> should some admin utility for setting up network.
Bringing up interface eth0 fails. After I boot up, I tried typing dhcpcd,
and nothing happens... after a few minutes, it times out. I think the log
says that it failed to receive a DHCP response. ifconfig shows my ethernet
address (so it's gotta be seeing it....that doesnt't help clarify
things)....but not an IP address.
I tried doing a net install, but it failed to find the file on the server.
LOoks like it was working then, but maybe it wasn't. :( (no dhcp ---> "not
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