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Old 06-18-2013, 04:00 AM   #1
mdabdul
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enable to configure ipaddress


dear all,
i m a newbie to linux rhel and i m using rhel 5.7 32 bits and i was configuring ip address on my desktop (hp elite 7500 mt),while configuring i am asking for network adapter name.i dnt know the name of the ethernet network adapter,so please need your help to sort out this problem.

thanks and regards.
 
Old 06-18-2013, 09:23 AM   #2
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I'm not familiar with RHEL but I'd expect your adapter name will be something like "eth0". To get an overview which network adapters are known to you machine, open a terminal window and execute "/sbin/ifconfig -a". You should see a list of your network interfaces together with a lot of information like packet counters etc. The names of the interfaces are printed in the first column.
 
Old 06-18-2013, 09:29 AM   #3
k.s.rakeshsharma
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hey just type ifconfig then you can find the network adaptor name of your system
and
ip link show
netstat -i

hope this usefull or reply me

Last edited by k.s.rakeshsharma; 06-18-2013 at 09:45 AM. Reason: wrong input
 
Old 06-18-2013, 09:38 AM   #4
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