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Old 13th June 2019
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Originally Posted by notooth View Post
The IP address changed when I set it manually...
Now you know the root cause of the configuration file problem: nano.
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...but there was no internet access with the new IP address...
Check your routing table. You can use route(8) or netstat(1) to determine if you have no default route. e.g.: $ route -n show -inet or $ netstat -rf inet

The key takeaway from this problem? Use a different editor when provisioning configuration files that need to be terminated correctly.
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