[section_title title=”Reboot, Start Networking, and Enjoy”]
Now that we have made all of our changes, let’s reboot the machine:
Let the system boot for a minute. Don’t worry if you get black screen after the initial bootup graphic. Once the system has booted you should be able to get to the console by pressing
CTRL+ALT+F7. When you see the login prompt go ahead and log in.
Now you can start the network interface.
sudo ifconfig eth0 up sudo dhclient eth0
You can test the connectivity:
If everything is good then you can enable this interface to start up at boot by uncommenting the lines that we previous commented in
/etc/network/interfaces. Just confirm that it shows you the correct
We Are Done!
Finally, enjoy your Linode VM on your local system!