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Old 07-06-2005, 12:36 AM   #1
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Weird network problem

I'm running Hoary on a home built computer: 1000 mgz athlon processor,40 gig maxtor hd, 8 gig maxtor as hdb slave. I have a davicon ethernet card. I'm running XP and SuSE on hda. Here's my problem: when I reboot into XP I lose my network on hoary. none of the nettools can start the
net. the only way I can get the net restarted is to delete the interface file in /etc/network then reboot and copy a saved interface file to/etc/network then reboot again bingo network restored. anyone have any pointers?
Keep in mind that I don't really know what I am doing. I am fairly new to linux and
very new to Ubuntu.Thanks in advance for any help.

Roy P.S. It will be tomorrow night (july 6) before I will be able to check back.
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Old 07-06-2005, 11:03 PM   #2
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Sorry if i'm just clarifying this, but...

Your network works in ubuntu until you restart to xp, then upon booting to ubuntu again it no longer works?
Old 07-07-2005, 04:58 AM   #3
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xp kills ubuntu inet


That is exactly correct, Thanks for the reply

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