LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-14-2003, 01:06 PM   #16
dsiguy
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Posts: 70

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15

when i do the vi bit how do i exit or save and get out.
 
Old 03-14-2003, 01:11 PM   #17
david_ross
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 66
sorry I didn't know you wern't familiar

press "i" to go into insert mode

then ESC twice followed by ":wq" to exit

There is a good guide at
http://www.bris.ac.uk/is/selfhelp/do...i-r2/vi-r2.htm
 
Old 03-14-2003, 01:33 PM   #18
dsiguy
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Posts: 70

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
unfortunatly it is giving me the exact same messgae that it is missing the ifcfg file
 
Old 03-15-2003, 11:05 AM   #19
david_ross
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 66
I'm getting stumped now!

All I can say is try checking you have the following files and that the permissions are in tact - I have tried to recreate the error on my system and I keep failing

Code:
/etc/sysconfig:
total 120
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root           52 Mar 13 21:38 network
drwxr-xr-x    4 root     root         4096 Mar 14 18:31 networking
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         4096 Mar 14 20:58 network-scripts

./networking:
total 8
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         4096 Apr 19  2002 devices
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root            0 Mar 15 16:51 ifcfg-lo
drwxr-xr-x    3 root     root         4096 Jan 11 17:32 profiles

./networking/devices:
total 0

./networking/profiles:
total 4
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         4096 Apr 19  2002 default

./networking/profiles/default:
total 0

./network-scripts:
total 160
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root          102 Mar 13 22:19 ifcfg-eth0
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     root           22 Jan 11 17:32 ifcfg-lo -> ../networking/ifcfg-lo
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     root           20 Jan 11 17:32 ifdown -> ../../../sbin/ifdown
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          372 Feb 22  2002 ifdown-cipcb
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root            0 Mar 15 16:51 ifdown-ippp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         4124 Apr 13  2002 ifdown-ipv6
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     root           11 Jan 11 17:32 ifdown-isdn -> ifdown-ippp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         1168 Aug 29  2001 ifdown-post
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         1091 Sep 19  2001 ifdown-ppp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         1678 Mar 11  2002 ifdown-sit
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          937 Sep  8  1999 ifdown-sl
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     root           18 Jan 11 17:32 ifup -> ../../../sbin/ifup
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root        13225 Apr 12  2002 ifup-aliases
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         2351 Feb 22  2002 ifup-cipcb
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root            0 Mar 15 16:51 ifup-ippp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         8869 Mar 21  2002 ifup-ipv6
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          835 Aug 15  2001 ifup-ipx
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     root            9 Jan 11 17:32 ifup-isdn -> ifup-ippp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          724 Jul  7  1998 ifup-plip
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          961 Jan 29  2001 ifup-plusb
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         3045 Feb  7  2002 ifup-post
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         3848 Apr 15  2002 ifup-ppp
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root          614 Jan 25  2002 ifup-routes
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         2935 Mar 11  2002 ifup-sit
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         1708 Jan 23  2001 ifup-sl
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         2685 Sep 25  2001 ifup-wireless
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         5512 Mar 11  2002 init.ipv6-global
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root         4622 Jan 25  2002 network-functions
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root        41770 Apr 12  2002 network-functions-ipv6
 
Old 03-15-2003, 11:07 AM   #20
david_ross
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 66
/sbin should have

Code:
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root         2966 Mar 15  2002 ifcfg
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root        64761 Apr 12  2002 ifconfig
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root            0 Mar 15 16:51 ifdown
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root        14426 Apr 18  2002 ifenslave
-rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root            0 Mar 15 16:51 ifup
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
eth0 and eth1 fail c0c0deuz Linux - Networking 3 06-18-2008 12:35 PM
lo and eth0 fail on boot dsiguy Linux - Hardware 2 03-14-2003 12:46 PM
lo and eth0 fail on boot dsiguy Linux - Networking 1 03-14-2003 12:35 PM
eth0 make modules fail pibevalera Linux - Networking 9 11-28-2001 09:08 PM
eth0 initiallisation fail again c0c0deuz Linux - Newbie 1 08-25-2001 12:26 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:06 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration