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Re: rc.local in debian (was: Ip Masquerading)



* Colin Watson (cjwatson@debian.org) [020603 16:51]:
> On Mon, Jun 03, 2002 at 11:49:54PM +0200, Ronald Castillo wrote:
> > I was thinking that I should configure my secondary LAN card (the one
> > that connects to my "internal" network) in the /etc/network/interfaces
> > card, but I don't know what to place there.  I have already configured
> > the LAN card that connects me to the "outside world" without problems.
> 
> Well, if it helps, here's an /etc/network/interfaces fragment from one
> of my machines:
> 
> iface eth1 inet static
>         address 192.168.42.1
>         network 192.168.42.0
>         netmask 255.255.255.0
>         broadcast 192.168.42.255
> 
> This brings up an interface using the second network card with IP
> address 192.168.42.1.

Also, you'll probably want to add a line that says
"auto eth1"
which will make eth1 come up automatically at boot, instead of only
after you say "ifup eth1". IIRC, though, that's new since after potato.

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