Phillip Deackes writes: > The command I need to setup my second network card is 'ifconfig eth1 > 192.168.1.1 up'. What I would like to do is have this set up for me > automatically when my machine boots. I can't see where I would need to put > the command. Check out /etc/network/interfaces. You need something like: auto eth1 iface eth1 inet static address 192.168.1.1 Also check out 'man interfaces' Andrew.