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LFS is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.

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Old 04-24-2002, 01:07 PM   #1
jstu
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network problems


I just finished installing LFS and have expected network problems. I really was unsure what to put in /etc/hosts /etc/sysconfig/network and ifconfig.eth0 and now when I boot the system

I get the message:

Bringing up eth0 interface
/etc/sysconfig/network-devices/ifup ifconfig command not found.

bringing up default gateway
/etc/rc.d/rc3.d/S20Network route command not found

I have gone back and looked at the files but I dont know whats going on anyways so maybe someone can help I have a network card hooked up t a cisco router and have to set my machine up as a dhcp client
thank you.
 
Old 04-24-2002, 03:22 PM   #2
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'ifconfig' and 'route' are not present on your system, which means something went wrong during the net-tools installation.

Reinstall that package and try again.
 
Old 04-24-2002, 04:37 PM   #3
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cool, it worked last time through I just excepted all the default values and assumed that it would have installed ifconfig and route, guess not. Now the system works great.Thanks lflinux I have learned a whole lot from building LFS maybe I can bug ya in the future again.
 
  


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