linuxthefish <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> After I reboot my Debian machine it does not assign an IP to eth0. It
> brings the interface up after a reboot, but does not set the IP on it!
> Running a cronjob every min to set the IP address is the only way to
> fix this, but why does it happen? Is this some sort of bug?
> My interfaces file is as follows:
> auto eth0
> allow-hotplug eth0
> iface eth0 inet static
> address 172.16.0.30
> netmask 255.255.0.0
You cannot have both "auto eth0" _and_ "allow-hotplug eth0". Choose one.
Sigmentation fault. Core dumped.