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Old 02-22-2004, 02:38 PM   #1
RevDavis
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How to setup static IP on RH8


I am still learning how to use RedHat 8, I want to be able to use the box I have as a server. putting files on it to be viewed from the outside world. I have 3 other computers all connected to my router, these are loaded with Windows, since I have more knowledge of that OS. The Router is DI-614+ D-Link wireless. I have the windows setup with wireless cards, but the Redhat server setup through ethernet card. My Problem I am having is that I have been able to view the files on the computers networked through the router, but when going to an outside computer looking in, I can't get any files. Says page can't be displayed. Now talking to the router people, they said that I need to setup a static IP address through RedHat to the router... I know how to set that up through the router, but don't know who through Linux. Please help me with this, where do I go or what commands through the termal. Thanks for your time. RevDavis
 
Old 02-22-2004, 08:13 PM   #2
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have u tried netconfig ?
 
Old 02-23-2004, 04:14 AM   #3
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vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
ipaddress=192.168.0.1


man will help you know more in details or else as suggested by heema you can proceed

try to download linuxconf from its url www.solucorp.qc.ca/linuxconf/

or else

try to download webmin from its url www.webmin.com

have a nice time
 
  


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