Originally Posted by ixtab
That occasionally happens, and is a problem with usbnetwork itself. Sometimes it actually still works (despite showing the error), but most of the times the network connection does get setup, but SSH connects will fail.
Oh, and it uses eips to draw on the screen
Solution/workaround: only toggle usbnetwork when the cable is unplugged
Since your here - another noob question ::
Why, when the config file has a static IP set, is this USBnetwork thing trying DHCP anyway?
Do not be too fast to answer this question, I need some time to set up the network tap and record stuff to confirm the above guesses.