Mac Forums

Mac Forums (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/)
-   Internet, Networking, and Wireless (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/internet-networking-wireless/)
-   -   macbook pro ethernet non-op in 10.5.2 (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/internet-networking-wireless/105284-macbook-pro-ethernet-non-op-10-5-2-a.html)

Dysfunction 04-19-2008 05:51 AM

macbook pro ethernet non-op in 10.5.2
 
My ethernet connection (en0) appears to have given up the proverbial ghost.

It can not obtain a valid DHCP address, my DHCP server is completely functional.
It can not connect when given a manual IP address.

I have booted off of the install CD and gone to utilities, at which point my ethernet adapter does get a valid DHCP issued IP, and can ping the world.

Is my only option at this point a reinstall of Leopard?


Edit, I've already reset the p-ram, and turned the if off and on repeatedly. This became an issue suddenly, this evening. The only system change was a safari update, but even my normally suspicious of system changes mind finds that one a stretch to have an impact.

Dysfunction 04-19-2008 11:07 PM

well, the fix was to trash /Library/Preferences and reboot.


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:16 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.