Thank you Ian Northeast & Fred Murphy for your preciose help (see post
Configuring ?a very simple network? )
It seems to me that things are working out in "pc1" witch has RHLinux 7.2
but I cannot find out how to configure the network card and enter the IP
address for pc2 with RHLinux 4.1.
I read parts of the Ethernet Howto but I just can't reach a definite
In pc1 it was easy: the netconfig command displays a couple of options to be
filled that let me do so, but in RHL 4.1 I just do not know what to do.
I tried to ping pc2 from pc1 (ping 192.168.1.2) and received a msg similar
to: ?Host unreachable?, witch leads me to think that everything is ?fine?
tried the same but from pc2 to pc1 (ping 192.168.1.1) and the msg was:
Network unreacheable. I suppose that this is due to unconfiguration of the
pc1=192.168.1.1 (with RHL 7.2)
pc2=192.168.1.2 (with RHL 4.1)