Re: Ethernet port dead
On Sat, 16 Oct 2010 16:41:05 +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
> Umarzuki Mochlis <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> you could try using any live cd (e.g. debian live cd) to see if it is
>> the software/hardware that are problematic
> Camaleón writes:
>> (please, open a new thread if you change the thematic of the e-mail)
>> Review your logs. Run: "dmesg | grep eth"
> I was using the old thread because it's also about ethernet. Anyway,
> now I've started a new one as you say.
This way you help other list users to find your post :-)
> With Knoppix 6.0, I ran `ifconfig -a' and got the following output:
> lo Link encap:Local Loopback
> LOOPBACK MTU:16436 Metric:1
> RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0 TX
> packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0 collisions:0
> RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)
Ugh. It does not detect the ethernet device either.
> "dmesg | grep eth" gives the folloing output:
> eth1394: eth0: IEEE-1394 IPv4 over 1394 Ethernet (fw-host0)
> What should we conclude?
But... what kind of device is that? Are you using an adapter (firewire to
What is the output of "lspci | grep -i ethernet"?