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I have a nvidia nforce network controller. I have tried installation script which is published at producters page(www*DOT*nvidia*DOT*com/object/linux_nforce_amd64_1.0-0310*DOT*html), but it can't be useful...
Distribution: Slackware & Slamd64. What else is there?
Slackware doesn't have hardware discovery unlike some other more automagical distros. If you look in /etc/rc.d/rc.inet1.conf you should see a place to configure eth0. If you use DHCP you can just set USE_DHCP to "yes" If not, you have to fill in the other stuff.
The network is supposed to get started automagically from rc.inet1
Both these scripts should be marked executable.
I don't remember running netconfig, I think I just edited these scripts and used mostly the defaults. It was a 2 minute job.