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Old 03-08-2005, 09:43 PM   #1
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Time allowed to bring up network?


Hi,


I have an ethernet connection built into my laptop but use a wireless device to connect to the network.

Whenever I boot (into Fedora 2) it sits there for (seems like) ages trying to bring up the not connected ethernet.

Is there a way to reduce the time the system will keep attempting to connect?

Regards,

Geoff.
 
Old 03-09-2005, 12:37 AM   #2
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How about disable ehternet card and enable when you require it.
 
Old 03-09-2005, 04:03 AM   #3
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Hi,

Yes, that would work - in fact it is what I have done.

I just thought there would be a more elegant solution?

Bye,

Geoff
 
  


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