SIOCSIFADDR: Invalid argument

Simon Perreault nomis80 at
Tue Dec 19 18:59:38 PST 2000

On Tuesday 19 December 2000 20:30, ken_i_m wrote:
> At 05:13 PM 12/19/00 -0700, I wrote:
> >ping: unknown protocol icmp
> I tried compiling the netkit-base package again. I am getting really ugly
> errors.
> Rebooting into RedHat and running make on same package does NOT give ugly
> errors. I seem to have screwed something up. Pretty bad I would say. I
> think I am going to have a cup of tea and think about it. Then I will most
> likely wipe the partition clean and start over
> "...FromScratch".
> Yesh!

I wouldn't do that. Linux is not like Windows: you don't need to reformat to 
get a "clean install". Fixing your problem should not be that hard.

What king of "ugly errors" are you exactly getting? Paste the output, maybe 
someone can help you.

--Support your government, give Echelon / Carnivore something to parse--
classfield top-secret government restricted data information project CIA
KGB GRU DISA DoD defense systems military systems spy steal terrorist
Allah Natasha Gregori destroy destruct attack democracy will send Russia
bank system compromise international own rule the world ATSC RTEM warmod
ATMD force power enforce sensitive directorate TSP NSTD ORD DD2-N AMTAS
STRAP warrior-T presidental elections policital foreign embassy takeover

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