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Danielallan 08-11-2003 11:42 PM

Trying to set up Cable Modem
 
I am trying to get connected with my RH9 Box and am using adelphia cable modem.......dhcp.

I have installed a new eth card linksys fast ether 10/100.

I am getting this error message when I try to activate:

siocsifflags: cannot assign requested address

I am not much of a hacker but I understand pc's pretty good. this is my first distro and first thing I am trying to set up on my rh box.

if there is another thread dealing with this just point me in that direction.

Sincerely,

Danielallan

trickykid 08-12-2003 12:41 AM

What command are you actually running that generates that error given? Have you configured your ethernet card which should use the tulip driver?

modprobe tulip

Danielallan 08-12-2003 07:53 AM

I tried that but RH is telling me that I still have an alias issue with my modules.conf...........eth0 is still using tlan and not the loaded tulip modules........?


Thank you,

Danielallan


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