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From: Joe R <JoeR410@×××.com>
To: gentoo-laptop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-laptop] ethernet issue (e1000)
Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2007 03:14:50
Message-Id: 45E644D4.7010106@aol.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-laptop] ethernet issue (e1000) by mail
Have you made sure you installed the new kernel and rebooted into it? I 
know, silly questions, but we ought not rule out the obvious possibilities.

lists@×××××.net wrote:
> Hi, > > I just had a system board replaced on my Thinkpad and now the ethernet > interface does not exist. The hardware test is fine... > > whin I issue lspci, I get this: > > 02:01.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82540EP Gigabit Ethernet > Controller (Mobile) (rev 03) > > I have the e1000 driver compiled in the kernel. > > my /etc/conf.d/net file is this: > > config_eth0=( "dhcp" ) > modules=( "ifconfig" ) > modules=( "wpa_supplicant" ) > wpa_supplicant_eth1="-Dwext" > config_ESSID=( "dhcp" ) > dhcpcd_ESSID="-t 5" > > and when I issue /etc/init.d/net.eth0 start, I get this: > > # /etc/init.d/net.eth0 start > * Starting eth0 > * Bringing up eth0 > * dhcp > * network interface eth0 does not exist > * Please verify hardware or kernel module (driver) > > What could be happening? > Does this interface support 100mb? or is it gigabit only? > > Actually, I would love to find a gnome gui that my user can use to > manage both the eth0 and wireless eth1 interfaces. I have not found > working examples of this anywhere yet. any sugesstions? > > Thanks > rick > >
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