139-network problem

Rodolfo Perez r-v-r at gmx.net
Thu Mar 17 07:42:21 PDT 2011


Hey all

I trying to install lfs-6.8 with the svn-jhalfs. I almost succeeded :-)
I experienced the same problem as mentioned below. Is there now a
"smooth" solution to this?
I'm working on a laptop (TravelMate 6291) and My Host has Mandriva
2010.1. help is highly appreciated.
Thanks



>>George Boudreau wrote
> Hi all,
>> It has been a while since I poked my nose in LFS/JHALFS so this is 
>> unusual.
>> I tried a full build of the 6.7 LFS book using the latest svn of
>>JHALFS 
>> and failed near the end building the network scripts. The build fails
>>on 
>> this command

>> cat /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules
>< 
>> It seems udev has changed drastically and this command no longer
makes 
>> sense.  Is this true or has senile dementia set in and I am missing 
>< something.
  

>Checking my 6.7 reference build, I still have the file.  It's a little 
>problematic.  This isn't the first time we've seen the problem.  The 
>file is really only meaningful if you have more than one network 
>interface.
    
>It is reasonably common for a laptop to have wifi and wired etwork 
>connections so it may be useful there.  However, I think if the
>drivers 
>are built into the kernel and not as modules, the file may be moot
>there 
<too.

-- Bruce
    
    
    







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