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Re: Howto replacing default network settings?



On Sun, 2002-02-17 at 11:50, Pijus Chanda wrote:
> Hi all
> 
> In the document "How to Write and Build Applications" there is written,
> that the networksettings on the ETRAX board are overwritten with the
> files in ~/axis/devboard_lx/files/etc/network. In my installation, there
> is no such configuration file in that directory.

Oops. The documentation should be changed.

> 
>  
> 
> When I start ./install, the network.conf file in
> ~/axis/devboard_lx/target/cris-axis-linux-gnu/etc/network always is
> overwritten with the default values.
> 
>  
> 
> I found in ~/axis/devboard_lx/packages/initscripts/network also a file
> called network.conf with those default values. When I edit this file and
> set the IP addresses to my values, this file is copied after ./install
> to ~/axis/devboard_lx/target/cris-axis-linux-gnu/etc/network. 
> 
>  
> 
> My question: Ist this the right place to edit the default network
> settings, or has I made any mistake?

Either change them in packages/initscripts/network or put them in
files/etc/network (and makespec overriding the ones from
packages/initscripts/network).

Best regards
/Jonas