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Old 04-20-2003, 06:13 PM   #1
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setting up ethernet connection


Running Slackware 9.0, using an NForce 2 mobo with on board ethernet, cannot bring up ethernet. eth0 shows up with ifconfig, but whenever you try to use dhclient on eth0 it says it cant find it. I downloaded NVidia's drivers for the ethernet port and installed correctly as far as i know. I'm in windows right now, but i think it unpacked the driver nvnet.o in the lib/modules/2.4.20 directory. the driver package doesnt have any troubleshooting steps just how to install. dont know what else to do. any help would be appreciated.
 
Old 04-20-2003, 11:39 PM   #2
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try

[root@linuxbox]#ifconfig eth0 down
[root@linuxbox]#ifconfig eth0 up
[root@linuxbox]#dhcpcd eth0
 
  


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