Too many responses, too many to mention all I just want to say thanks.
My original post:
--- > Hi All, > > I'm having a problem with an Enterprise 5500. This machine has two > ethernet interfaces, hme0 and hme1 (according to dmesg and the two > available plugs in the back of the machine) but when I do an ifconfig -a > the second interface doesn't show. This machine has been running for a > year and a half now and the second interface has never been used. I was > wondering if "boot -reconfigure" will do the trick (but I have done > that on several occasions and still this interface doesn't show up). > Also, I checked the prom and there I get: > disabled-board-list: data not available. > > So it doesn't seem to be disabled from within the prom. > > My question, is there a special way to configure this interface? ---
The solutions is: You have to plumb the interface to see it, ifconfig hme1 plumb
Bas Kelderman Elf Petroland B.V.
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