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Old 08-19-2008, 06:52 AM   #1
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configuring three ethernet cards

Hi all

I would like to configure three ethernet cards and among these,one is having static ip address and other card is dhcp endbled. and last one I want use as a backup.
All are private lan network.

I am using RHEL4. If I create ifcfg-eth0 , ifcfg-eth1 , ifcfg-eth2 files under /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts directory and then put IP Address and other entries Will it work?

Please help me the to get the complete configuration?

Thanks in advance.
Old 08-19-2008, 07:12 AM   #2
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Yes that should work. But other way is to allow RHEL4 to do it.
Simply use the command
netconfig --device eth0/eth1/eth2 to configure the specific device.


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