Networking problems on finishing LFS

James Robertson jwrober at
Thu Feb 12 18:27:52 PST 2004

Ashley Oliver wrote:
>I've built this system at the
> same time as a friend, and his network worked at this
> stage. We've compared files and they're identical
> except for the IP addresses being used - we even have
> the same network card. Since everything looks right I
> can't think what could possibly be different, except
> maybe I missed something necesary out of the kernel.

Copy your friends .config file from his/her computer kernel and compile 
on your computer.  That way you know 100% that both kernels are the 
same.  This may show something.  The stuff the other folks said might 
lead to something as well.

James Robertson -- jwrober at linuxfromscratch dot org
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