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Ant1972 01-17-2010 05:46 PM

how do i disable network manager ?
 
I cant connect to the internet thru a router using dchp, i have read that the network manager is fouled up and that i need to disable it. Can i do this with out uninstalling it?
also i was told to type this in to locate my ethernet card. "dhclient eth0"
This is what i got
dhclient

Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Client V3.1.2

Copyright 2004-2008 Internet Systems Consortium.

All rights reserved.

For info, please visit http://www.isc.org/sw/dhcp/



can't create /var/lib/dhcp3/dhclient.leases: Permission denied

SIOCSIFADDR: Permission denied

SIOCSIFFLAGS: Permission denied

SIOCSIFFLAGS: Permission denied

Open a socket for LPF: Operation not permitted

Can anyone tell me something that would be helpful to connect to the internet?

onebuck 01-17-2010 06:03 PM

Hi,

Which distribution and kernel?

How did you configure your network device during the initial install?

Just a few links to aid you;

Linux Documentation Project
Rute Tutorial & Exposition
Linux Command Guide
Utimate Linux Newbie Guide
LinuxSelfHelp
Getting Started with Linux
Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide
Linux Home Networking

:hattip:
The above links and others can be found at 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!

Ant1972 01-17-2010 06:21 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by onebuck (Post 3830156)
Hi,

Which distribution and kernel?

How did you configure your network device during the initial install?

Just a few links to aid you;

Linux Documentation Project
Rute Tutorial & Exposition
Linux Command Guide
Utimate Linux Newbie Guide
LinuxSelfHelp
Getting Started with Linux
Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide
Linux Home Networking

:hattip:
The above links and others can be found at 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!

I am sorry for not enough Info , two many quite hours starring at a screen and getting nowwhere! I had Ubuntu 9.04 and all was well then the 9.10 update and here i am. I have read this is a common problem with the 9.10 update.


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