Subject: "lost carrier" msg w/ ifconfig (was: X display damaged after ifconfig)
To: None <,>
From: Ingolf Koch <>
List: tech-net
Date: 04/14/2000 23:21:56
On Fri, Apr 14, 2000 at 09:00:03PM +0200, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 13, 2000 at 11:13:55PM +0200, Ingolf Koch wrote:
> > It is always "le0: lost carrier" which appears for each
> > ifconfig le0 call which _sets_ an IP address (deleting
> > an address is ok). le0 is an Ariadne I with 10BaseT
> > connection to a hub which is powered on.
> Set to media autodetect, maybe?

It is autoselect at the moment. Explicitly using "media
10baseT" when setting the IP address, does not change the

BTW, is there really something like a carrier for 10base2
(i.e. the _unused_ interface of the card)?


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