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Old 02-03-2005, 01:34 PM   #1
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how can i find mac address


i'm using gentoo

Is there a way to find the mac address and address of my modem and pcmcia network cards?

the reason i ask is when i do ifconfig eth0 i get

Link encap: Ethernet hwaddr 00:0D:88:27:c5:BA
inet addr:192.168.0.5 Bcast:192.168.0.255 Mask:255.255.255.0

base addressx2000

i can't ping internally or the outside world.. I'm wondering why

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Old 02-03-2005, 01:41 PM   #2
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i know this isnt very helpful... but try checking the ifconfig man page for verbose output
 
Old 02-03-2005, 01:56 PM   #3
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thanks dood....
I'm shooting in the dark here and am braindead trying to figure out how to setup this stinkin dlink pcmcia network card.....

i can't ping anything...

if anyone has any clues or want to help i'd appreciate it

route -n gives me
destination 127.0.0.1 gateway 127.0.0.1... shouldn't this be 192.168.0.1 my router??
modprobe de620 gives me device or resource busy..

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Old 02-03-2005, 02:02 PM   #4
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/sbin/ifconfig then look for HWaddr. thats your mac address
 
  


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