[sf-lug] installing ubuntu but wanting a fixed ip address
asheesh at asheesh.org
Wed Nov 5 10:34:50 PST 2008
On Wed, 5 Nov 2008, Alex Kleider wrote:
Due to this "auto" line:
>> auto eth0
> After doing that, I had to force reading of these files with an
> sudo ifup eth0
..."ifup eth0" will happen at boot.
To show this, remove your rc_local line, and then reboot. eth0 will be up
Also, rc_local (isn't it rc.local?) is run as root, so the extra "sudo" is
unnecessary and meaningless.
I agree with Jim that you should definitely not need to hand-muck with
/etc/resolv.conf, let alone its attributes!
Q: What do you call a blind pre-historic animal?
Q: What do you call a blind pre-historic animal with a dog?
A: Diyathinkhesaurus Rex.
More information about the sf-lug