[kde-linux] Network Card not starting.
derrick_s at tesco.net
Fri Jul 13 18:27:42 UTC 2007
On Friday 13 July 2007 07:16, Boyan Tabakov inscribed thus:
> On Thursday 12 July 2007 21:18:46 Gaffer. wrote:
> > Hi Guys,
> > I don't know if this is a kde issue or a SuSE one ! Probably a
> > SuSE issue! Clean install of 10.2.
> > Knetwork manager will not start the network card (tulip driver)
> > if it is not running. If it is running, it won't stop the card!
> > If the card doesn't start on boot, you have to go through "YAST"
> > and click through the settings, without changing anything, to
> > force the network to start.
> > Thanks.
> See if networkmanager daemon is running (note that there is no 'k'
> at the beginning).
Mmmm Doesn't seem to be ! On clients machine. where should it start
> Do you really need to use the networkmanager to set your network?
> Are you often changing configurations?
Two machines involved here ! On my laptop yes. I switch between
wireless and lan via network card. Thats fine! No problems.
But the clients machine is lan only. Still no sign of
"networkmanager" daemon though !
> If not, try to set the card using the "classic" method. This should
> be offered to you when you enter the setup module in yast.
> Best regards.
I have tried both ways. Neither method seems to work properly. I
also noticed that the sound is not working either. I went for the
"networkmanager" because it gives an immediate indication that the
network is down.
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