/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0

Q. My DHCP server configured to assign static IPs to few Debian / Ubuntu Linux boxes using hostnames. My Windows 2000 and XP client computer sends hostname automatically. How do I send my hostname under Linux using dhcp client?

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Q. How do I set the routing metric on my network device under Fedora / RHEL / Red Hat / CentOS Linux server / workstation operating system?

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I have installed Red Hat enterprise Linux version 5.x server. Next, I added a brand new LAN card (NIC). I can see my second network card detected while booting the IBM server. How do I configure the network card from the command line?

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