How to Bring the Link Up if the NIC Link Status Shows as Down

(Doc ID 2348952.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.6 and later
Linux x86-64


After adding a new Ethernet NIC, ethtool shows its Link as down

Can I manually bring the Link UP?


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