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Old 05-13-2004, 09:03 AM   #1
Registered: Apr 2004
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Network card config Debian

Hi everybody, thks for previous answer
i have another probleme.
I succeed to config the network card under KDE thanks to the wizard.
But know i want to configure it under fluxbox with the 'ifconfig' command line.
ip :
netmask :
so i know that it begin with : ifconfig eth0 netmask
but i dont know the follow, especially how to include the nameserver(DNS)
if anyone know the perfect line, it will be great, thx again all.
Old 05-13-2004, 09:45 AM   #2
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for dns put nameservers in /etc/resolv.conf with this syntax


To configure the interfaces use the /etc/network/interfaces file

auto eth0
iface eth0 inet static

Your netmask is very large I would suggest using a correct subnet mask.


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