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    tricky network+dhcp

    Hello,

    I installed knoppix 3.2 a week ago or so. First I wasn't connected to internet. Then I tried to fix it by changing the /etc/network/interfaces file. Finally I left the file to it's original conf and rebooted. Somehow I now had internet... the connection is working, but not on every boot. So I have to reboot to get it working again. When I haven't got internet, on boot it says: network interface (already) configured or something like that, but when I have a working connection it says :
    eth0: VIA VT6102 Rhine-II at 0xe2001000, 00:04:61:43:ce:21, IRQ 23.
    eth0: MII PHY found at address 1, status 0x786d advertising 05e1 Link 45e1
    eth0: Setting full-duplex based on MII #1 link partner capability of 45e1.
    And in the kde info center, it shows only loopback when I haven't got the connection... when I'm connected it shows both loopback and eth0.

    Can anyone suggest something?
    And excuse me for my bad english.

    Martin

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    You can try in running Setup (as root):

    /etc/init.d/networking restart

    Then it should start the network...

    cu

    Fabian

    PS: Seems to be a problem with the network not powering down right ...

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