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Re: minimal installation

Dan Norton composed on 2018-05-12 17:47 (UTC-0400):

> Now, I want to update and upgrade and start to slowly add packages, but
> my network ignorance is getting in the way. 

> Tried to run "/sbin/ifconfig -a" but ifconfig is not found.

Deprecated over a decade ago, and finally dropped from basic installation. Use
its replacement ip instead.

> Please point me to how to get ethernet up. Thanks.

https://wiki.debian.org/NetworkConfiguration should do it.
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