Nostra-Daniel once pontificated that memory is like stacking penguins on an island. Each thing you’d like to remember is a penguin, as you fill the island, you have to choose which penguins end up in the ocean. For me, setting a static IP on Ubuntu was one of those penguins that ended up being fed to the seals.
Setting A Static IP
You’ll need to edit /etc/network/interfaces and add/change the following area:
# The primary network interface
iface eth0 inet static