[Angstrom-distro-users] how to activate eth0 with a beagle zippy board?
k.kooi at student.utwente.nl
Wed Oct 21 22:31:49 CEST 2009
Make sure you have an up to date uboot and kernel.
On 21-10-09 20:48, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> could just as easily be a beagleboard question, but i have the
> angstrom beagleboard-demo-image running on a BB, and a beagle zippy
> expansion board connected to it. i've plugged the zippy network port
> into a hub and i'm looking for how to activate that net port (eth0?)
> to request an IP address via DHCP.
> here's the relevant(?) snippet from /etc/network/interfaces:
> # Wired or wireless interfaces
> auto eth0
> iface eth0 inet dhcp
> iface eth1 inet dhcp
> i've tried the standard "ifup eth0", but i'm guessing that's not it.
> ifconfig shows no eth0 device. thoughts? the power light on the
> zippy network port is lit, so i at least know it's connected. thanks.
> Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA
> Linux Consulting, Training and Kernel Pedantry.
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