[Cialug] Meaning of ethernet connectivity light
djweis at sjdjweis.com
Thu Oct 27 08:40:54 CDT 2005
On Thu, 27 Oct 2005, Andrew Vick wrote:
> Does anyone know how much needs to be working with the card/cable/modem in
> order to get the ethernet connection light to go on, or how much can be wrong
> before it goes off? I'm curious about the general case as much as anything
> specific to my setup. How much functionality does that light indicate?
It's a link light like a switch would have. Can you pull dhcp from the
modem and get to 192.168.0.1?
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