Re: Setting up network
"Sharninder" <email@example.com> writes:
>> ifconfig eth0 my.ip.add.ress up
>> route add default gw my.gw.ip.address
> put these two commands in a script under /etc/init.d and link it
Eew. Debian already provides perfectly good infrastructure for
providing network settings. Edit /etc/network/interfaces and add
iface eth0 inet static
(or whatever is appropriate). 'ifup eth0' will bring up and configure
the interface; this also happens automatically at boot time.
David Maze firstname.lastname@example.org http://people.debian.org/~dmaze/
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