Need help on configuring a static internal IP address.

David Kelly dkelly at
Wed Mar 26 22:44:09 PST 2003

On Wed, Mar 26, 2003 at 05:18:40PM -0500, Edinho wrote:
> I'm using FBSD4.8 stable, my belkin router uses, subnet mask 
> is and the gateway is also
> Here's how my rc.conf looks like now:
> hostname="ecerejo.Belkin"
> ifconfig_fxp0="inet"

Change ifconfig_fxp0 and add defaultrouter:


Quickie without reboot, type this as root:

ifconfig fxp0 netmask
route add default

FYI: /etc/resolv.conf was written by dhclient for you. Otherwise you
would have to create it and list your upstream DNS serivce.

David Kelly N4HHE, dkelly at
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