Fresh install, no network
M A Young
m.a.young at durham.ac.uk
Mon Nov 1 00:07:45 UTC 2010
On Sun, 31 Oct 2010, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> connect, but F14 is dead. The "Edit Connections" dialogue is completely
> normal, IPv4, DHCP for everything etc.
> The LAN interface is an onboard Intel e1000. The kernel module is
> loaded. Running "ifup eth0" (after "ifdown") times out after 90 seconds.
It sounds as if the system isn't getting a DHCP reply for some reason. If
I was having the problem I would use ifconfig -a to find out what state
the network was in, and would try service iptables stop service ip6tables
stop and setenforce 0 before trying again (disable IPv4 and IPv6 firewalls
and disable selinux which might each be interfering with the DHCP
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