Re: Serial Port 0 - Can you help? - RESOLVED
A very BIG thanks to Nate,
I was able to locate the slip.o module right where he said it would be.
Moving that module took care of the problem. Thanks again.
Dave Bacon - OWLS
Nate Amsden wrote:
> Dave Bacon wrote:
> > I have referenced all of my Linux books on this one and still can't find
> > a solution. So I am hoping you can help me. I need to find a way to
> > prevent Linux from bringing serial line 0 up after a reboot. The
> > ifconfig utility shows serial line 0 (sl0) as a PPP port set to an IP
> > Address of 192.168.0.1. For some reason, I can't use eth0 to connect to
> > the Internet until I run "ifconfig sl0 down". Thanks in advance for any
> > ideas or suggestions you can send my way.
> while there may be better ways a totally sure way would be recompile the
> kernel and disable SLIP support..unless the slip is loaded via module,
> if so check /lib/modules/`uname -r`/ probably in the net directory, you
> can move that file to your home directory to prvent the driver from
> loading(easier then editing config files and such sometimes) and that
> should make it impossible for a sl0 interface to come up.
> ICQ: 75132336
Dave G. Bacon
Computer Network Manager
Outagamie Waupaca Library System
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911