Re: Networking Q concerning /etc/network/interfaces
On Sun, 12 Feb 2012 18:22:00 +0000, Brian wrote:
> On Sun 12 Feb 2012 at 17:25:19 +0000, Camaleón wrote:
>> On Sun, 12 Feb 2012 11:39:45 -0500, Harry Putnam wrote:
>> > In the output below, and you can see the full dmesg from today along
>> > with the boot log from /var/log/boot at:
>> > www.jtan.com/~reader/vu/disp.cgi
>> [ 14.496990] r8169 0000:02:03.0: eth0: link down [ 14.497172]
>> ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
>> [ 17.201255] r8169 0000:02:03.0: eth0: link up [ 17.201399]
>> ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): eth0: link becomes ready
>> Wow... why becames ready? Who/what/how awoke it?
> It means ifupdown was able to configure eth0 because there is now an
> ethernet cable attached to it.
But Harry said there was no cable connected to that card :-?
Of course, if a cable has been plugged afterwards the card will get the
data from a DHCP server.