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Ubuntu LiveCD and internet :(

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My main hard drive is away for RMA, and i have no backup

So i set ubuntu to boot from my usb (like a LiveCD)

it is all fine, but the internet does not work
in the internet settings it sees an ethernet connection but i am not getting any internet

motherboard is a MSI- p67A-GD65
anything i can do?

i have a wireless usb stick but that would require drivers as well?

thanks all
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post #2 of 4
Why not make a persistent USB install?
Then it can download the drivers etc you need.
But ethernet should work out of the box.
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Ahh got it working now, Just restarted and it suddenly worked
thanks anyway
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post #4 of 4
my guess if it fixed with a reboot then it woulda been somethin like you just needed to renew your dhcp on the client... or set a static IP

neither are very hard... if youd like to get wireless up and running, that is easy too (unless the card isnt supported)
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