Problem with 'Realtek RTL-8169 Gigabit Ethernet (rev 08)'

Brian McKee brian.mckee at
Mon Dec 8 22:21:15 UTC 2008

On Mon, Dec 8, 2008 at 5:12 PM, Ben Edwards <list4me2 at> wrote:
> Thanks for that.  There do seem to be too many entries.  However how
> do I find the mac address as the carddoes not show up in ifconfig?

lspci?  dmidecode?  lshw?  Sticker on the hardware?  Should be there

But I'm betting if you just delete the extras and make the ones that
are actually there 0 and 1 things will work as you expect.

> Also will
>  /etc/init.d/udev restart
> fix things after I have changed the file (dont want to reboot box if I
> can help it).

I don't think so - I don't know the right way to get that updated
without rebooting (but I would LIKE to know if you figure it out....)

NoOp or others?


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