Disabling Hardware Devices

Steve Feehan sfeehan at sbb.uvm.edu
Sun Jul 17 04:00:01 UTC 2005

On Sat, Jul 16, 2005 at 10:48:36PM -0500, Barry Young wrote:
> In Windows XP, you can simply disable a hardware device such as a network card.  
> Is it just as easy in Linux?
> Thanks again for this great resource!
> Barry

For network cards, you can "disable" them by not configuring them.

I think to give you a complete answer, I'd have to know exactly
what you're trying to accomplish? And why?

Steve Feehan

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