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Old 01-08-2011, 09:01 AM   #1
chridgely
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Linux Ubuntu/ Mint is not working with my Ethernet. (Powerline Adapter)


Hello, i'm kind of a noob in Ubuntu/ Linux as I have just installed it from windows two days ago. Anyway, I bought these powerline adapters to plug into my machine for the internet, but the wired connection thing says that it is still unconnected. When i go into the network connections window, it says "Auto Eth0". From what I understand, that means that it is recognizing my onboard but still wont connect. The weird thing is, i got it working the first time I plugged it in, then I installed mint and it didn't work. So I installed Ubuntu again to see the same problem. Here is my motherboard:

GIGABYTE GA-MA770T-UD3 AM3 AMD 770 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128451
 
Old 01-21-2011, 03:45 AM   #2
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can you post the output of ifconfig
 
  


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