Configuring 2nd network interface (command line)

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at
Thu Jun 17 00:12:54 UTC 2010

On Thursday, June 17, 2010 03:08 AM, Maxime Alarie wrote:
> Good day,
> I have 2 network cards on my Ubuntu 9.1 server. The 1^st one is
> configured on my Domain, DHCP enabled (with reservation on the dhcp server).
> The 2^nd one, is there, when I ifconfig but its not displayed in
> /etc/network.interface, im looking to configure eth0.

> I would like to give a testing ip address to ETH0, Do I have to insert
> anything in interface? Like this example?

Yes, if you want the system to bring it up automatically after each reboot.

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