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Old 06-04-2004, 11:38 PM   #1
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Angry SIOCADDRT: No such device!

hi, im very new to linux im trying to use Slackware 9.1, this is my question...

im trying to set up my internet connection in my linux box, i have an ADSL modem then a router ( an then my slackware box which is, i set up my ethernet card i can ping it but when i try to ping any site on the internet it says

ping unknown host, this is how i set my card

#ifconfig eth0 netmask
#ping -c 2
2 recived
# route add default
SIOCADDRT: No such device

any idea?? tnx in advance
Old 06-05-2004, 01:47 AM   #2
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route add default
try this:

route add default gw
if that does not work post your output of
and even
Old 06-05-2004, 02:19 AM   #3
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tnx larry but i fix it already... i made a lot more research and the solution was to change the ethernet card to another pci slot

tnx larry


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