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Subject: Re: [gentoo-laptop] Ethernet not starting...
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 14:17:58
Message-Id: 1177597058.5319.60.camel@bong.greenbuzz.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-laptop] Ethernet not starting... by Joaquim Quinteiro Uchoa
On Thu, 2007-04-26 at 10:35 -0300, Joaquim Quinteiro Uchoa wrote:
> If this instalation was used in another machine, or you have another net device, > udev can be putting your broadcom as another number (eth2, ...) > > Try > ifconfig -a > or > ip addr > to get all interfaces on your system > > If the problem is the wrong id on eth, remove > /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules > > And udev will recreate automaticaly again. > > 2007/4/26, mail <lists@×××××.net>: > > Hi, I know this sounds bad, I must be missing something really easy > > here. I can't seem to start my ethernet interface... > > > > I have a Thinkpad T43 > > lspci shows: > > Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5751M Gigabit PCI Express card > > > > I loaded the Tigon3 kernel module > > dmesg shows: > > eth0: Tigon3... with a mac address > > > > I have a simple setup in conf.d/net of just config_eth0= ( "dhcp" ) > > however, when I try to start it, I get the following error: > > > > /etc/init.d/net.eth0 start, I get: > > * Caching service dependencies ... [ ok ] > > * Starting eth0 > > * Bringing up eth0 > > * dhcp > > * network interface eth0 does not exist > > * Please verify hardware or kernel module (driver) [ !! ] > > > > > > If I boot with a knoppix live CD, the Interface fires up fine, so I know > > it is supported... > > > > What am I missing? > > Thanks! > > rick > > > > > > > > -- > > gentoo-laptop@g.o mailing list > > > > > > > -- > []s > Joaquim > ------------------------------------------ > (o_ Joaquim Quinteiro Uchoa > //\ Consultor Linux e EaD > U_/_ Linux User # 100534 > ------------------------------------------
That was it! Thanks rick -- gentoo-laptop@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-laptop] Ethernet not starting... Joaquim Quinteiro Uchoa <joaquim.uchoa@×××××.com>