Can't get online
remko at elvandar.org
Thu Apr 15 05:50:43 PDT 2004
> ooh ok well you don't have _any_ networking setup by the looks of things.
> Are you on cable or a LAN of some description? If so you will need to
> give your box some basic information edit /etc/resolve.conf and enter
> your NS details. Edit rc.conf and add information about IP address and
> default router and reboot and you should be good to go.
Not to be picky ;-) but here we go.
in /etc/resolv.conf the syntax will be
the information in /etc/rc.conf will be
ifconfig_yournic="inet youripadres netmask yournetmask"
perhaps you need dhcp, then ifconfig_yournick="dhcp"
and then (most of the time) you don't have to specify
anything in /etc/resolv.conf since that probably will be filled in for
you by the remote dhcp server.
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