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Paul Stear writes:
> I have just changed my motherboard and processor and am having trouble
> with my network connection.
> I am having to enter in a root terminal the following each time I boot
> the system:-
> ifconfig eth3 192.168.1.6 broadcast 192.168.1.255 netmask 255.255.255.0
> up After this everything works as it should.
> Where is this setting help?
Your MAC adress has changed, but you still have the old value in
/etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules. Change this, and on the next boot
it will work again. Or remove the file, but I guess eth3 will be eth0 then,
so you might have to edit /etc/conf.d/net also.