Device eth1 does not seem to be present, delaying initialization.

Posted on 2014-07-15
Last Modified: 2014-07-16
Please help, Redhat 6.1, ifconfig -a shows eth2, but when I run "setup"> network configuration, it shows eth1.
Question by:weikiiro
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    by:Seth Simmons
    do ls -lh /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts
    do you see files ifcfg- with eth1 and/or eth2?
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    ok.. now please try the below one.

    1. #rm -rf /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules
    2. # rm -rf /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth1
    3. # rm -rf /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth2

    now create a file

    4 # vim /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth1

    take a reboot


    Author Comment

    Thank you all for helping, I did mv ifcfg-eth1 to eth2, and it works =)

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