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Old 09-07-2008, 11:54 PM   #1
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starting network service.


Every time I boot my Linux box, I have to execute 'service network restart' before connecting to net. Why is this required? Is it really required?

BTW: I am using fedora 9.

Old 09-07-2008, 11:57 PM   #2
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no it is not required..
r u booting in init 5 mode by default ?
u may need to change some /etc/init* or /etc/rc* file
Old 09-08-2008, 12:20 AM   #3
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have a look, chkconfig --list
if the network is ON, on 3 and 5
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ok , Will do that.

Old 10-07-2008, 12:07 AM   #5
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This problem was solved by enabling network on init levels 3 and 5 using chkconfig command


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