[CentOS] strange network problem

Will McDonald wmcdonald at gmail.com
Thu Mar 16 09:53:15 UTC 2006

On 16/03/06, Jack Bailey <jack at internetguy.net> wrote:
> I can't figure this one out.  There's a Belken USB->Ethernet adapter as
> eth2 on my server.  After a reboot it doesn't communicate with anything
> ever though it's up:
> bounce the interface:
> # ifconfig eth2 down
> # ifconfig eth2 up
> now it works:

I don't know anything about how the USB->Ethernet dongle's setup
(kernel modules etc.) but does it require something to be started
that's not being run until after S10network in the init scripts?

Are there any errors in /var/log/messages or dmesg for ethernet or USB devices?


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