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Re: LAN help requested

On Mon, 10 Jun 2002 15:51:17 -0700 (PDT)
"Mail User" <penguin@peoplepc.com> wrote:

> The ethernet cards ARE supported by the kernel images
> i'm using in each machine, and no i don't need to load
> modules. I use ifconfig to program each card with an
> IP. Here's what my ifconfig -a looks like from one
> laptop:
> eth0  Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:10:5A:1B:F3:6B
> inet addr:  Bcast:
> 	.............
> 	.............

Please include full "ifconfig" (and "ifconfig -a", if they are different)
output. You'd better not cut the third line, because it contains info
wether you interface is up or not.

> Now according to the network administrators guide, I
> should add a route entry; so i do this "route add -host
>" to which i get the error code:
> SIOCADDRT: No such device.

The interface may be down. Try "ifconfig eth0 up".

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