Static IP configuration on Debian 8

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In this section, We have used 192.168.100.50 as our IP.

First, you need to edit /etc/network/interfaces:
sudo vi /etc/network/interfaces
auto eth0
iface eth0 inet static
address 192.168.100.50
netmask 255.255.255.0
gateway 192.168.100.1

And then, edit resolv.conf:
sudo vi /etc/resolv.conf
nameserver 192.168.100.1

You need to restart the system for the changes to take effect.
reboot

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