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Re: How to setup for multiple nics?

On Thu, Mar 13, 2003 at 10:16:56PM +0100, Jord Swart wrote:
> On Tuesday 11 March 2003 20:46, Chris Hoover wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I have a question,  I have a Dell Inspiron 8200 that has a 10/100 nic and a
> > wireless nic.  I use this system both at work and home.  When I am at work,
> > I am hard wired, but wireless at home.  Is there anyway to set the bootup
> > so that it only activates the 10/100 nic when at work and only the wireless
> > when at home?
> Have a look at whereami. It is also capable (after some configuration) of 
> changing your mounts and printcaps after you've changed your network 
> environment. Together with ifplugd I guess you got it 100% covered. 
> There are alternatives of whereami by the way. You can probably google for 
> them, I've read of some in the lists here, but I just forgot.

I'm using netenv, this is a very simple, extendable program that asks
you in what environment you are at boottime, and according to your
answer sets up network and possibly other things such as mouse, printer,

It's very simple, that's what I like about it :-)

Grtz, Floris.


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