57.20 Multiple Ethernet Cards
On the Dell laptop inco we have two Ethernet cards when the
Laptop is docked and one when not docked. The card in the Laptop
itself is identified as
eth0 when not docked but as
eth1 when docked, in which case the docking station Ethernet
card is identified as
The laptop’s internal Ethernet card is only used when the laptop is
not docked. Thus we can get away with configuring
both situations and
eth1 as a removable card so that it is
not automatically configured when the machine is booted!
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