I've had my machine running with ArchLinux for the past 4 months working great. I wanted to make my own custom Arch ISO following this tutorial: http://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/blog/create-custom-arch-linux-distro-0131002/
I got to the end of step 2 and was installing my own packages when I gave up and exited.
Now, everything was working fine. System still running and
eth0 at this point. I rebooted the machine and did an
eth0 was gone (even after running
So I popped in an Arch live CD and did a
ifconfig after running
eth0 was listed and able to ping google.com.
I'm pretty sure that this line:
mknod /dev/loop0 b 7 0
is what might have screwed me over here. The loopback interface is the only thing listed in