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Old 02-06-2004, 02:41 PM   #1
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Need help connecting to LAN


I've just installed Mandrake 9.2 on this computer but I can't seem to be able to connect to the LAN and get onto the Internet. My Broadcom 4400 Integrated (bcm4400) has "down" status when I check in the configurations menu. Shouldn't it be able to automatically configure my connection when I set it to DHCP?
 
Old 02-06-2004, 03:12 PM   #2
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Make sure your ethernet driver is installed/loaded. On root, try

ifconfig eth0
 
  


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