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Old 09-12-2003, 08:23 PM   #1
absolutal
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questions setting up a nic on rh8


hey guys, i dont have access to using gnome (which is the only wqay i know how to do this) but currently i have my nic setup for a static ip and all that info, and i just moved the box back home to my cable modem/router.. how do i change the settings of my nic so i can update what kind of interet settings are needed?

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Old 09-12-2003, 08:34 PM   #2
Mathieu
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You can use the GUI tool.
In the Menu, System Settings -> Network
Or type: redhat-config-xfree86

Cable Modem... does that mean you want to set it up with DHCP ?
If yes, you can edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
Code:
DEVICE=eth0
BOOTPROTO=dhcp
ONBOOT=yes
 
  


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