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Old 01-27-2006, 01:45 PM   #1
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Ethernet cable

How do I get on the internet using knoppix 3.4 from an ethernet cable?

On windows it works automatically, but on knoppix I don't know where to go to show that I am have a way to get on the internet.

from the K button where do I go and what do I do?
Old 01-27-2006, 02:55 PM   #2
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If I remember you go to Internet and configure networking. If you are using a router that issues a dhcp lease then use dhcp and card should pick up a lease. If it doesn't then you will have to use static addressing by assigning an address on the same subnet as the router.

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Old 01-30-2006, 09:07 PM   #3
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thanks I'm going to see if that works


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