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 Bsd 4.2 and 2 nics
Author: ROB 
Date:   18-02-01 18:33

Need help with this one..

I am trying to use 2 nics on 1 bsd machine. The 1st one for my cable modem and 2nd for my small LAN. When i configure either one, both nics change at the same time (both nics de0 and ae0 mirror image each other's ip info) and i only get either LAN or cablemodem but not both connections at the same time.

Can someone help? Thanks for reading....

ROB

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 Re: Bsd 4.2 and 2 nics
Author: Dan Langille 
Date:   19-02-01 02:05

We need more information. How are you configuring these NICs? What commands? Show us "ifconfig -a" before, then the commands you use, then "ifconfig -a" after.

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 Re: Bsd 4.2 and 2 nics
Author: Cap'n Fishy 
Date:   22-02-01 10:52

I think he's doing it through /stand/sysinstall

I had that problem until I worked out how to use ifconfig

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