Re: [opensuse] Network setup problem



On September 29, 2009, Mark Misulich wrote:


I see a few differences between our config files
DEVICE='eth0'
- I don't have this one
BOOTPROTO='dhcp4'
BOOTPROTO='dhcp'
ONBOOT='yes'
- I don't have this one

BROADCAST=''
ETHTOOL_OPTIONS=''
IPADDR=''
MTU=''
NAME='RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller'
NETMASK=''
NETWORK=''
REMOTE_IPADDR=''
STARTMODE='auto'
the above all match, except we have different realtek cards

USERCONTROL='yes'
USERCONTROL='no'
IFPLUGD_PRIORITY='20'
- I don't have this one

What does ifconfig show?
With the wrong driver mine appears to work but is unable to receive.
The system tries to load the r8169 driver and I have to force the 8168
instead.


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