Re: Still can't surf the web with wvdial
On Thu, Aug 26, 2004 at 01:19:20PM +1200, geekboy wrote:
> >This happened to me. My ethernet connection was interfering with ppp. Try
> ># ifconfig eth0 down
> >Then redial your internet connection. If it works, good. If not, undo
> >setting with:
> ># ifconfig eth0 up
> >No harm done. Might be worth a try.
> Mint! thats the trick.
> now how to make it always be off by default on boot?
> yet usable in the future.
I would try commenting out the eth0 entry in your
Here's mine with the relevant lines marked, incase it helps:
# /etc/network/interfaces -- configuration file for ifup(8), ifdown(8)
# The loopback interface
iface lo inet loopback
# The first network card - this entry was created during the Debian installation
auto eth0 <--
iface eth0 inet static <--
address 192.168.2.4 <--
netmask 255.255.255.0 <--
broadcast 192.168.2.255 <--
gateway 192.168.2.1 <--
network 192.168.254.0 <--