Once the kernel has been loaded, the network can be configured.

There are three possible ways of integrating the terminal into the network environment.

Depending on the terminal settings, choose between

  • DHCP,
  • BOOTP,
  • manually configured IP address.

    The network interface can be stopped and restarted on the Linux Console (accessible via [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[F11]) with this command: /etc/init.d/network stop /etc/init.d/network start