* Sridhar M.A. (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> Till recently I was using potato. I had installed the package dhcpcd
> to enable my cable internet connection. After apt-get upgrade to
> testing, I was surprised to see that the dhcpcd package was not
> upgraded, but removed. Downloaded and installed dhcp-client, but the
> location and configuration for it are different. I could not succeed in
> getting the interface eth0 come up automatically. My
> /etc/network/interfaces has this line:
> auto lo eth0
> iface eth0 inet dhcp
> Can somebody give me some pointers to set it up? For the time being,
> I have installed the potato version of dhcpcd (no entry in
I've got that running by tweaking my kernel. It required a number of
options to be enabled, that I didn't use by default. Which kernel?
I can send you my .config off-list if you like.