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Old 01-12-2009, 11:00 AM   #1
vsayanam
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Problem in saving Static IP address in Fedora 10 (LFY)


This is my first posting...
In the latest LFY issue, Fedora 10 DVD is available. I could install successfully but have problem with saving Static IP Address in the Network Device Control. Anyone can please suggest what I should do now?
Thanks in advance.
 
Old 01-13-2009, 03:55 AM   #2
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You can edit the file /etc/sysconfig/networ-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 manually to assign the IP address to the interface eth0. It could be different if you have more than one cards. By default it should be eth0.
 
Old 01-13-2009, 03:59 AM   #3
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You can entry in the following format for corresponding ethernet card and restart the network


DEVICE=eth0
IPADDR=208.164.186.1
NETMASK=255.255.255.0
NETWORK=208.164.186.0
BROADCAST=208.164.186.255
ONBOOT=yes
BOOTPROTO=none
USERCTL=no
 
Old 01-13-2009, 04:01 AM   #4
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try the following command as root:

/sbin/ifconfig eth0 a.b.c.d
 
  


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