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on 02/07/2011 02:00 PM Paul Stear wrote the following:
> 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
> 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?
> I have read the guide but nothing seems to make a difference.
> I'm sure this is a lack of understanding on my part so please help.
Have you made a symlink in /etc/init.d (net.eth3 -> net.lo) ?
Put in /etc/conf.d/net
config_eth3=( "192.168.1.6/24 brd 192.168.1.255" )
Add to runlevel:
rc-update add net.eth3 default