command for downloading a package to save

Eberhard Roloff tuxebi at
Tue Jun 16 19:15:09 UTC 2009

Thomas Olsen wrote:
> On Tuesday 16 June 2009 20:28:58 Steven Vollom wrote:
>> After successfully sending and receiving email from the live CD, 

Ok, this means, that your hardware is okay.

I booted
>> again and tried connecting with Kmail, first.  I got this error message:
>> ----------------------------------------------
>> Error-Kmail
>> Unknown host
>> ----------------------------------------------
>> I checked configuration and everything was as it should be.  Next I tried
>> to connect using the browser.  The error message reads  Unknown Host and
>> doesn't work..

This means, the PC currently is not connected to the network

> If your /etc/network/interfaces looks anything else than this:
> auto lo
> iface lo inet loopback
> address
> netmask
I would not count on the network manager being installed and 
working. Instead I would add this for eth0:

auto eth0
iface eth0 inet dhcp

After reboot, you should be good to go.

Kind regards

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