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Old 08-12-2004, 09:06 AM   #1
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What happens when a network cable is plugged in ?


I have a newbie question.

I need to know when I plug a network cable in , what daemons on the machine get activated.

What commands are run in the backgroud which starts broadcasting the machine to the world?

is it a simple "ifconfig eth0 up"?

I am running Redhat AS 3.0,

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