Sequence 1: Configuring the Network with system-config-network

  1. Select System-> Administration-> Network.
  2. Click New, highlight Ethernet Connection, and click Forward.
  3. Highlight the device associated with eth0 and click Forward.
  4. Enter 192.168.50.X where X is your station number in the Address field.
  5. Enter 255.255.255.0 in the Subnet Mask field. Leave the Gateway field blank.
  6. Click Forward, then Apply.
  7. You should see a new profile attached to eth0 with the nickname “eth0: 1”.

[student @ stationX ~] $ ping -c4 192.168.50.1