[CentOS] Ethernet not working

Thu Mar 1 07:30:46 UTC 2007
Barry Brimer <lists at brimer.org>

On Wed, 28 Feb 2007, Mike Noble wrote:

> Unless it's on the install DVD, I have no access to it, remember the network
> is not working.  :-)
> Mike
> On 2/28/07, Barry Brimer <lists at brimer.org> wrote:
>> > I have just installed CentOS 4.4 and can't get the ethernet to work
>> > Ethernet is built into the motherboard: Marrvell Technology Ltd. 88E8001
>> > Gigabit Ethernet Controler (reported by Network Configuration)
>> > It shows the device is active.
>> > using static address
>> > /etc/resolv.conf is setup correctly
>> >
>> > The problem is that I can not talk to anything outside the system.  This
>> has
>> > worked with Mandriva, Fedora, SuSe and gentoo.
>> Have you tried the CentOS Plus kernel?

You could download it on another machine and transfer via USB drive, or 
you could boot the machine from Knoppix (or similar) and store it on the 
local drive.