LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
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 01-03-2006, 12:36 AM   #1
Israel213
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Mepis Cable Install can't stop eth0!


Ok, I finally decided to stop running Mepis off the live cd again and give up some Windoze space to a Linux partition for Mepis. I remembered from doing this before that if I wanted to configure my cable modem I needed to go into the OSCenter, open Network Interfaces, click on the eth0 and make sure it is running "stop" not "start" But even though I clicked on that it won't stop??? I clicked on eth1 and it will stop. (unfortunately that doesn't bring up the net for me) can anyone help me with this?
 
Old 01-03-2006, 08:07 AM   #2
Israel213
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 10

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Ok, I haven't solved my problem, but I did find a temporary work around. Although I cannot stop eth0, I hit stop on eth1 and suddenly the net works. But even though I save changes to this setting eth1 is down at every re-start again??? Can anyone explain how to either save this setting (so I won't have re-enable this everytime) or explain how I can get eth0 to stop?
 
  


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
Mepis Cable Install can't stop eth0! Israel213 Linux - General 1 01-03-2006 06:40 AM
Mepis Cable Install can't stop eth0! Israel213 Linux - General 0 01-03-2006 12:07 AM
Mepis eth0 question biblefreak MEPIS 9 06-29-2005 08:16 PM
how do i stop eth0 from trying to config at boot? h1tman Linux - Networking 2 04-04-2004 11:38 PM

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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:08 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