eth0 problem

The Cheeze cheeziologist at
Tue Jun 24 09:36:51 PDT 2003

On Tue, 24 Jun 2003 17:01:38 +0200, <Ambroz at> wrote:

> Hi,
> After installing LFS 4.1 according to pure_lfs hint system was not be 
> able
> to initiate eth0 interface due to missing /etc/modules.conf file with 
> such
> "alias eth0 e1000" lines. It seems like the step of creating this file is
> missing in the book.
> Bye

AFAIK, it is left out intentionally because the book developers don't know 
whether or not the end-user will compile in his/her ethernet driver, among 
other things, as a module or into the kernel directly.

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