Bill Maltby LFS Related
lfsbill at wlmcs.com
Mon Aug 26 08:33:44 PDT 2002
On Mon, 26 Aug 2002, Bill Maltby LFS Related wrote:
> On Mon, 26 Aug 2002 dildir at wanadoo.fr wrote:
> > During start up the system brings up the lo interface as well as eth0.
> > netstat -rn only mentions eth0. Not lo. ping, lo does not work,
BTW, ping any device should *not* work. You ping IP addresses (possibly
resolved from /etc/hosts or DNS-type services).
> > 127.0.0.1 and localhost do. ifconfig names both eth0 and lo.
So, this is working correctly.
> > I can't ncftp anywhere because connection refused.
Hmmm. No thant I think about it, this may indicate a different problem.
If the ifconfig-lo doesn't fix you up, more detail about your set up might
help. Gateway? PPP? And other such stuff.
> > I've chewed on nag and lfs and blfs for a while now and am stuck.
> > Any one willing to help?
> Silly question! You must not have spent much time here yet! :-))
> OK. My (B)LFS setup is like yours. Doesn't show lo in netstat -rn.
> But I go through a gateway on another machine. On that machine, I have
> a file, /etc/sysconfig/network-devices/if-cfg.lo. On your LFS it should
> probably something like
> and should have something along these lines. Since these are from a RH
> 6.0, there should be some differences. But a little grunging around should
> get you where you need to be.
> DEVICE=lo # May not need this one?
> NETWORK=127.0.0.0 # May not need this one?
> > Thanks
> > Dirk
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