Fresh install, no network

M A Young m.a.young at
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 

 	Michael Young

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