Re: Error in Tcl Script (control panel)

Liem Bahneman (
Thu, 9 May 1996 09:06:33 -0700 (PDT)

Turn off plug and play on the 3c509...

- liem

On Wed, 8 May 1996, Paul M Sagini wrote:

> I have installed Plug and Play Linux on one of my machines and am trying
> to get tcp/ip to work via a 3com509B card on my Dell optiplex 120. I'm
> new to unix and I came to your page and found very informative
> information. I keep getting this error and I don't know what to do. Ive
> gone to different books and references but have found no solution. Can
> you let me know what this means and how to correct it so that I can set
> up networking channels on my machine.
> I keep getting this when I try to apply my changes in the control panel:
> Error: SIOCSIFADDR: No such device
> SIOCSIFNETMASK: No such device
> SIOCSIFBRDADDR: No such device
> SIOCADDRT: invalid argument
> I have noidea what these all mean. Can you please get back to me?
> ________________________________________________________________
> Paul Sagini
> Consultant I University of Michigan

Liem Bahneman
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