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Old 04-14-2003, 07:50 PM   #1
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Smile what happens to ifconfig in RedHat 9.0?


I just got RedHat 9.0 [workstation] up and running and noticed ifconfig isn't working but the man page for it still exists. Can anyone tell me how to get ifconfig command to work again?

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Try /sbin/ifconfig ...

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had the same problem. Solution.


dont forget the dot...

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