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Re: Trouble installing NIC...



Try executing the following command.

#route add default eth0

It should do it.


----- Original Message -----
From: Jordan Melville <jordan vinyladdiction com>
To: <redhat-install-list redhat com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 30, 2000 1:35 AM
Subject: Re: Trouble installing NIC...


> Wow! Thanks Steve, that solved the problem with the lockups... It all now
> *appears* to be up correctly, *but* (you knew that was coming, right?) I
> now have a new problem..
>
> I've got my IP, netmask, DNS, and gateway info in the config, and it all
> shows up and appears to be right when I check eth0 settings..
>
> When I try to ping any address I get "network unreachable".
>
> I've used all the same info from my second computer (which is turned off
> when booting this one) and it works just fine..
>
> Am I missing something else?
>
>
>
> At 05:23 PM 5/29/2000 -0700, you wrote:
> >Oooops... ;-)  Typo...
> >
> >The /etc/conf.modules file entry reads as follows:
> >alias eth0 eepro
> >options eepro irq=0 io=0x200
> >
> >Sorry for the extra Email, folks!!  ;-)
> >
> >SteveB
> >
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Steve Bottoms" <sbottoms diamondmill com>
> >To: <redhat-install-list redhat com>
> >Sent: Monday, May 29, 2000 5:20 PM
> >Subject: Re: Trouble installing NIC...
> >
> >
> > > Jordan, I just went throught the same thing with the same adapter this
> > > morning on a new install of 6.2 (2.2.14-5.0)...  here's basically what
it
> > > came down to:
> > >
> > > First, I booted a DOS disk and ran softset2.exe and configured the
> > > EtherExpress Pro for IRQ3 (COM2), I/O 0x200h.  I originally had the
> >adapter
> > > configured and functioning perfectly in an NT Server under IRQ 5, but
> >since
> > > it works now on 3, I ain't gonna temp Fate!!  ;-)
> > >
> > > Second, I booted the linux partition and hit the 'I' key to get into
> > > Interactive mode.  When the networking modules came up, I just
answered
> >'No'
> > > to load them (that gets around the bloody locking problem).
> > >
> > > Third, I edited the /etc/conf.modules file (which originally didn't
have
> >an
> > > eth0 device entry in it) with the following:
> > > alias eth0 eepro
> > > options irq=0 io=0x200
> > >
> > > Finally, I rebooted, and (miracle of miracles!) everything came up
> > > perfectly!!  Please note that I'd already configured the networking
with
> > > /bin/netconf, so all of the IP and machine name stuff was already
> > > configured.
> > >
> > > Hope this helps!! :)
> > >
> > > SteveB
> > >
>
>
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