Originally Posted by Alien Bob
If you have multiple network interfaces, say eth0 and eth1, try running
and look at which of the two commands produces "link detected" in it's output.
I cannot get the DHCP configuration under Slackware 11 with kernel 188.8.131.52.
ethtool reports that eth0 has "link detected" set to yes while running
only prints the MAC Address. Also, rc.inet1.conf has USE_DHCP set to yes.