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fedora 20 not detect wired network

asked 2016-02-04 22:11:26 -0500

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i have installed fedora live 20 i686 dual booting with windows 7 on laptop, the internet connection showing no any problem, but when i installed it on pc (spec: MS-7817, intel (R) core(TM) i7 4790 ) and plug in wired lan on it, the network still not display, what should i do for resolve this, thanks for advance


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ifconfig What the output of this command?

thewanderer gravatar imagethewanderer ( 2016-02-05 04:24:34 -0500 )edit

As soon as you have a working internet connection, you should upgrade to a Fedora release that is still supported with (important security) updates. Fedora 20 has reached End-Of-Life status in June 2015. As of today, Fedora 22 and Fedora 23 are supported releases. If you upgrade your system, I do not recommend upgrading from F20 to F22 in one step, rather do 20 --> 21 --> 22, which is already more work and network load than downloading a recent F22 or F23 image and installing that.

florian gravatar imageflorian ( 2016-02-05 09:57:42 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-02-05 09:32:12 -0500

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Sounds like a problem while asking for an IP address. You might take a look at those topics:

Topic 1

Topic 2

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answered 2016-02-08 23:29:18 -0500

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thanks a lot for all attention @thewandered i had try and the output like this: [root@localhost /]# ifconfig lo: flags=73<up,loopback,running> mtu 65536 inet netmask inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128 scopeid 0x10<host> loop txqueuelen 0 (Local Loopback) RX packets 512 bytes 44544 (43.5 KiB) RX errors 0 dropped 0 overruns 0 frame 0 TX packets 512 bytes 44544 (43.5 KiB) TX errors 0 dropped 0 overruns 0 carrier 0 collisions 0 @Florian like your suggestion i had install new fedora (f23 workstation live), i found the connection was running thanks, but when i installed and tried gmt (general mapping tools), the application was not working, so that i wanna use fedora 20 on my pc @robyduck thanks, i had read your topic and tried your suggestion but it not resolve yet. i saw
vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-? and ONBOOT=yes

vi /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf send dhcp-client-identifier = hardware; is founded

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