i just have Arch machine connected to my office LAN but i still cannot connect to internet and browse other Windows machine. basicaaly how to setup my connection? which files to edit & what parameter i need to know?
you have to edit your /etc/rc.conf file and your /etc/resolv.conf ( and input your dns) ...is youre using dhcp you have to run the dhcpd daemon
to browse the other windows machine , you need samba
pacman -S samba
sorry....i have put my dns suffix into /etc/resolv.conf but but how to configure and start dhcpd..
i dont use dhcp but i guess this is what you would need
pacman -S dhcp
pacman -S dhcpd
then add dhcp to the daemons section is rc.conf...or manually start by doing a
( at least im guessing thats where it should be...i dont have dhcp installed on my box)