I am trying to apply alias IP to eth0 on my system having Red Hat 7.2
installed. But it does not accept that alias (eth0:0).
Please note that eth0 is functioning in a proper way. Its IP is
I want to add an alias eth0:0 having IP address of 192.168.0.25
I do it in the following way
~# neat &
A Network Configuration window opens
Click on devices Tab
Click on eth0
and click copy
Another device having nick "eth0Copy0" was formed.
Now I edit "eth0Copy0"
Apply the IP aaddress 192.168.0.25 to it and in Hardward tab check
"Enable Device Alias Support"
I save all changes. When I quit and restart the network service no eth0:0
appaears on the out put of "ifconfig".
Please help me. It was very simple to add an alias in Redhat 6.2.
But I am unable to to add alias(eth0:0) to eth0 in Redhat 7.2.
Many thanks in advance.
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