Network Issues

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Sun Sep 23 12:32:51 PDT 2001

On Sun, Sep 23, 2001 at 08:15:26PM +0100, Timothy Greaves wrote:
> I have successfully installed my LFS 3.0-RC1 system except for a couple of
> small problems. The main one of these involves my network.
> For some strange reason, I can't get my LFS box to communicate over my
> network. I checked the settings I have in my ifcfg-eth0 file, and have also
> run ifconfig to display all the details of the connection, and they match my
> working Redhat system perfectly. But whenever I try to ping another machine
> from LFS, it just times out.

And I assume that it does work under RedHat, right?

Could you run ifconfig on both Redhat and LFS and send us the output of
those. I'd like to see it for myself

Gerard Beekmans

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