Re: activate eth0 help pls
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"Ama Eze" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Red hat 9.0
> I had my linux box connected to the internet via a router that was[/color]
> to the dsl modem.
> it worked for a couple of days. Now I have no internet connection through
> the linux box.
> when I ifconfig in the terminal eth0 was present with no associated ip
> address. lo 188.8.131.52 Mask 255.0.0.0
> In the Network Configuration window
> eth0 an Ethernet connection is inactive. This used to be active when the
> internet worked. when I try to activate it I get the this message Titled
> Cannot activate network device eth0:1! "Determining IP information for
> eth01...SIOCSIFFLAGS: Cannot assign requested address SIOCSIFFLAGS: cANNOT
> ASSIGN REQUESTED ADDRESS FAILED"
> How can I change status of eth0 to active?