I figured out that I had to enable those options in the kernel.
How do I to tell dpkg to uninstall the kernel it installed ?
I don't want to have two many of those hanging around
>From: Kevin McKinley
>Subject: Re: eepro100 and dhcp on new kernel
>Date: Tue, 27 May 2003 17:46:43 -0400
>On Tue, 27 May 2003 15:42:31 -0400
>"Harry Barnes" wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I just did my first ever kernel compile in trying to get sound to work on
> > my laptop. I have an ethernet card which works with the eepro100 driver .
> > This same card does not work with the new kernel. The kernel sees it
> > alright and starts it up but the card fails to get an IP from the dhcp
> > server. I use netenv and i am not sure if it has anything to do with it.
> > dhclient -e does not show an error and ifconfig shows the eth0 zero
> > interface without an IP.
>You've raised two different issues. Does the card not work or does dhcp not
>work? Can you assign a static address [with ifconfig]?
>I'm guessing your real problem is dhcp. In menconfig, go to "Networking
>options" and be sure the first "Packet socket" and sixth "Socket filtering"
>options have asterisks next to them. These are required by the default dhcp
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