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Old 08-05-2010, 03:43 AM   #1
SebScoFr
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[Lenny] Broadcom ethernet interface issue


Hi all,

Today I'm trying to activate my broadcom ethernet interface on my Lenny fresh installation.

Result of lspci | grep Ethernet is like:

Code:
06:00.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation Device 1692 (rev 01)
I found that the correct module for my card should be tg3 but the following commands:

modprobe broadcom
modprobe tg3
/etc/init.d/networking restart

doesn't activate my eth0 interface

Any ideas or suggestions would be lovely
Thanks!

Sebastien
 
Old 08-05-2010, 04:00 AM   #2
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Try using
#ifconfig eth0 down
#ifconfig eth0 up

and then

/etc/init.d/network restart

Regards,
 
Old 08-05-2010, 04:33 AM   #3
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Thanks,

I'll try that as soon as I get back to work!
 
  


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