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Old 09-28-2004, 04:46 PM   #1
cmgannon26
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Configuring eth0


Hey,
I just installed slack on my machine (dual-boot Toshiba M35) It has a fresh install with all of the goodies you can find on the CD. Now, I didnt have access to a high speed connection while i was installing it so now I need to configure my eth0 so i can get online. It's a built-in e100 ethernet. How do I find the right module to load and how can I make that automatic on startup? Also, is there anything special i need to do to make it broadcast for DHCP?
TIA

Update: I got the ethernet card up but I can't broadcast for DHCP.
 
Old 09-28-2004, 05:28 PM   #2
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Try running netconfig from a terminal, choose dhcp.
good luck.
 
  


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