two network cards

David Williamson nospam1 at nullcutter.com
Wed Nov 10 16:53:41 UTC 2004


On Wed, 2004-11-10 at 17:34 +0100, Wouter Eerdekens wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 10, 2004 at 11:11:02AM -0500, David Williamson wrote:
> > What is the normal debian behaviour when adding a second network card,
> > anyway?  I guess that's part of my confusion.
> 
> Adding the necessary stuff in /etc/network/interfaces. If for example,
> first card is configured for DHCP, and the second one has a fixed IP,
> your /etc/network/interfaces card could look like:

Wouter --

One last question - if I do not first add the network card
to /etc/network/interfaces, will I not see it at all when I execute
ifconfig without arguments?  That is normal???

Thank you for your time, I appreciate it.

david williamson





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