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[ubuntu] No eth0

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Im using an old dell tower as a server and im trying to give it a static IP and when i opened the file "etc/network/interfaces" all i got was "auto lo" settings, no "auto eth0"? weird, so i ran "sudo ifconfig" and my auto eth0 was running apparently, there was an ip, netmask etc. So i just added to the /etc/network/interfaces file- auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.1.101 netmask 255.255.255.0 broadcast 192.168.1.255 gateway 192.168.0.1 Then ran- "sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart&quot (HowTos)