network card setup? cox@home.

network card setup? cox@home.

Post by Kevi » Wed, 10 Mar 1999 04:00:00



Here is a follow up.

I will put the blanks here.. someone who wants to help me, using the
information below, fill in the blanks.

I am using the 3Com Etherlink III -ISA 3c509b card.   (pnp is
disabled)

I login as root
use the pass word..

i get this

then i type
netconf

then i go here; (this is where you fill in the blanks....)

Basic Host Information

                HOST NAME
Host Name:_______________________

------------------------        ADAPTOR 1  ------
[__] Enable
Config Mode:________________
 (__ ) Manual (__ ) DHCP (__ ) Bootp
Primary Name + Domain:_______________________
Aliases (opt):__________________
IP Addresses:_________________
Netmask (opt):________________
Net Device:__________________
Kernel Module:_______________
i/o port (opt)_________________
irg (opt)____________________

___________________________

next page

___________________________
Name Server Specification (DNS)
DNS USAGE
[__] DNS Is requied for normal operation.
Default Domain:__________________
Nameserver 1:___________________
Nameserver 2(opt):______________
Nameserver 3(opt):______________
Search Domain 1(opt):____________
Search Domain 2(opt):___________
Search Domain 3(opt):________________
___________________________

next page

___________________________
ROUTING AND GATEWAYS

SET             DEFAULTS?
        OTHER ROUTES TO NETWORKS?
        OTHER ROUTES TO HOSTS?
        ROUTES TO ALTERNATIVE.... something..  

CONFIGURE

___________________________

next page

-----------------------------------------------------

HOST NAME SEARCH PATH
        [ ] Multiple IPs For One Host
        ---------------------------------------------------
        ( ) hosts, NIS, dns
        ( ) hosts, NIS
        ( ) hosts, dns, NIS
        ( ) hosts, dns

____________________________________

IS THIS ALL I NEED TO DO ?????

IS THERE ANY MORE??????

Thanks for the help!!!!!


>I just installed Linux, 5.2   kernel 2.0.36 or something...

>I disables PnP on the eth0 card...  

>I still get no light on my cable modem in linux.
>do i enable DNS?
>what order do i do the host, nis, lookup?
>do i use manual, dhcp? what?

>what (where) are the correct configurations

>I use netconf in root.

>is that right?

>here is all my info, someone mail me, or post where they go, and what
>i leave blank...etc.

>explain it to me like im a 2 year old.

>Thanks.

>(i do NOT have Xwindows yet either, thats another issue with my video
>settings...)(
>Here we are:

>IP 24.0.133.50
>Subnet Mask 255.255.255.0
>Domain dt1.sdca.home.com
>Host cx252208-a
>primary DNS : 24.0.3.34
>sec. DNS : 24.0.3.34

>gateway : 24.0.133.1

>is there anything else i need???

>Thanks!

>Kevin