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Old 05-13-2010, 12:06 PM   #1
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ethernet card problem

my ethernet card not supported by RHEL5. How can i find my ethernet card on the system and how to insall their driver.
Old 05-13-2010, 12:46 PM   #2
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First step is to find what it is. The lspci command should show that.
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moved to networking
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  1. You find the chipset/brand/manufacturer of your NIC - with lspci/lsdev/lsusb/lshal/dmesg/other.
  2. You input that data on Google Linux, and search your way through.
  3. Then, when you got some more info (and if you can't follow any guide you may find), you come back here.
Old 05-31-2010, 11:37 AM   #5
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to know about NIC

try the command:

lspci| less or lspci| grep Ethernet.

ethtool etho| less
Old 05-31-2010, 12:41 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by jone kim View Post
try the command:

lspci| less or lspci| grep Ethernet.

ethtool etho| less
ethtool eth0
Old 05-31-2010, 08:23 PM   #7
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I see it id your first post, so maybe you are not so exp user.

Try ifconfig -a and paste output here


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