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==Set host name/IP==
 
Shouldn't the hosts file include the local static IP address and computer name along with the loopback version?
 
- [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 02:54, 1 June 2009 (EDT)
 
:Does anybody have more info on this? - [[User:Aaahaaap|Aaahaaap]] 11:22, 2 November 2009 (EST)
 
::I sure wish someone did. - [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 18:43, 2 November 2009 (EST)
 
  
==dhcpdc==
 
The following section and statement are unclear:
 
 
"Other option
 
 
If for some reason dhcpcd eth0 fails, install dhclient (pacman -Sy dhclient) and use 'dhclient eth0' instead. "
 
 
Exactly how would one know that "dhcpcd eth0" failed?
 
- [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 02:29, 1 June 2009 (EDT)
 
 
==Troubleshooting Ping==
 
The section entitled Troubleshooting should probably include a section to address the problem of ping not working correctly.
 
- [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 02:36, 1 June 2009 (EDT)
 
 
== Needs cleanup ==
 
 
The hostname portion fails to explain whether or not the quotation marks around the name is required.  The next example does not have them.  Either way, it must be explained.
 
 
We are left with another question; is it listed in hosts under the loopback address only, or also included in the standard IP address?
 
 
Under IP Aliasing we are missing the explanation of what it is and why one would use it.
 
 
Regarding the TCP window scaling, what does the following phrase mean:
 
"Or you can try to remove one of your RAM sticks (yes, sir)."
 
 
Let's clean this up, everyone.
 
 
Thanks. - [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 22:38, 27 November 2009 (EST)
 
 
== Title ==
 
 
Shouldn't that be Configuring The Network, or Network Configuration? - [[User:KitchM|KitchM]] 00:50, 25 December 2009 (EST)
 

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