>I am trying to add another IP address on my interface card (Solaris 8).
>I have followed the guidelines from INFODOC 15659:
> 1. Create entry in /etc/hosts
> 2. Create /etc/hostname.hme0:1
> 3. Reboot
>I get no response from the ip or name. When I use ifconfig -a, the new
>entry appears. The only difference from the existing hostname, is that
>the new hostname does not specify an ether address.
>What am I missing here?
What do you mean by "I get no response from the ip or name"? You mean
you're pinging it from another machine on the LAN? Is the new IP address
in the same subnet as the old one? If not, the other machine may not know
that it's on the local network, and is instead sending it out to the
Genuity, Woburn, MA
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