Re: Cable Modem/NIC cards
On Tue, 14 Aug 2001, T.Phan wrote:
> Is there a way to soft reset the cable modem and the NIC on
> a Debian/Linux box?
> The AT&T Cable Modem some time loses connection, sometime it
> resets itself. Afterward, the Debian box will no longer be
> able to establish the connection until the debian box and
> the cable modem are shutdown and reboot.
You shouldn't have to reboot Debian, you should be able to do all
necessary operations by ifdown eth0 and then ifup eth0.
> Any suggestion on how to avoid the shutdown/reboot ? Thank
> in advance!
Pardon me, but you have obviously mistaken me for someone who gives a