I have upgraded to 19.10 UBUNTU and now the network shows as unclaimed (lshw -c network)

the product is RT8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gibabit Eth controller from Realtek.

what can i do to fix the issue

modprobe r8169 && desg | grep r8169 gives the following output

modprobe: FATAL: Module r8169 not found in directory /lib/modules/5.3.0-20-generic

  • Please edit your question to show the exact response to the terminal command: sudo modprobe r8169 && dmesg | grep r8169 – chili555 Oct 31 '19 at 14:32
  • I have added as per request. thank you for taking time to answer my query – J. Doe Nov 1 '19 at 7:47

I solved it by going to realteks website and download the latest driver and manually installed it. now im online ...yuhu.

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