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Old 07-12-2004, 05:04 AM   #1
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Unhappy Ethernet card not working when '/etc/rc.d/init.d/network restart'.

My ethernet card (National Semi|DP83820 10/100/1000 Ethernet Controller) is not working properly, it works on bootup and just works but when I do '/etc/rc.d/init.d/network restart' I get:
Shutting down loopback interface:                          [  OK  ]
Setting network parameters:                                [  OK  ]
Bringing up loopback interface:                            [  OK  ]
Bringing up interface eth0:
Determining IP information for eth0...PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
--- ping statistics ---
3 packets transmitted, 0 received, +3 errors, 100% packet loss, time 1999ms
, pipe 4
This does not happen with my other ethernet card (nVidia Corporation|nForce2 Ethernet Controller.), which is integraded with my motherbord.

Any idea why this might happen?

# National Semi|DP83820 10/100/1000 Ethernet Controller
Old 08-11-2004, 12:17 PM   #2
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If you have two ethernet interfaces, one will be eth0, the other will be eth1. The /etc/rc.d/init.d/ script may be pinging out of the wrong interface. I suggest you post again with a description of what you want to do with each interface, and show us what you have inside the /etc script you were using.



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