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  1. #1
    Linux User
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Cardiff, Wales

    eth scripts

    I have a machine with 2 eth cards in running as a gateway.

    when messing around and setting these up my network GUI crashed.

    so I now have three scripts in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/
    ifcfg-eth0, ifcfg-eth1 & ifcfg-external.

    where external was an alias I was using for one of the cards.

    Can I just delete this file? Or do I need to tell the system that this file no longer exists.
    when booting this device fails - as it doesn't really exist.
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  2. #2
    Linux Guru
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    Oct 2001
    Täby, Sweden
    You can mpst probably delete it. One easy way to make sure is to move it someplace else, and if it doesn't work, just move it back.

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