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Re: small question

Gilles.Maliar@fairesuivre.fr wrote:
>I'm new user of Debian and I don't know how to configure the
>hadrware for the network.
>I know "ifconfig", but it is for soft configuration, and any time I want to
>use it, it tells me "unknown device" about eth0.

That looks like you need to recompile your kernel with support for your
network card. If you install the doc-linux-fr package, you'll find the
Kernel-HOWTO somewhere in /usr/share/doc/HOWTO, which will explain the
procedure to you.

Hope that helps,

Colin Watson                                     [cjw44@flatline.org.uk]

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