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Re: [opensuse] local network to ADSL router not available after boot - manual reconfiguration needed
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 28 Jan 2007 12:31:24 -0900
  • Message-id: <200701281231.25294.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 28 January 2007, Peter Breger wrote:
> Hi!
>
> I have a perplexing problem connecting to my ADSL router and local network.
>
> After every boot I have to use YasT to reconfigure network device, that
> is to say - delete it - press next etc. Card is then shown in Yast as
> not configured.
>
> Then I have to use YasT to configure it anew with DHCP setting, (and
> choose cable connect on the general tab). When YasT has configured
> everything, the command ifconfig gives the correct set of details and I
> can indeed connect to internet via router.
>
> But after rebooting, the network is again not available. After boot,
> command ifconfig yields a strange address 169.254.36.45 for eth0.
> I have to then repeat the above YasT procedure of deleting and then
> reconfiguring network card as described to have a connection.


Is this router an internal piece of hardware or an external adsl router?




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