Re: WRT54G WAN access failure
Ron Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 2009-08-07 21:47, Joel Roth wrote:
> > I'd like to ask for help setting up a used router for my
> > brother.
> > First of all, I get usual internet services without the
> > router:
> > Computer ---> DSL modem
> > I have problems with basic configuration:
> > Computer ---> Router ---> DSL modem
> > The panel LEDs display normally, and
> > the router gets a pingable WAN address from the DSL modem.
> By this, do you mean a routeable IP address?
Wrong terminology I think.
Yes, I mean something like 192.168.1.46
> > However....
> > ping google.com returns 'unknown host'
> > ping 220.127.116.11 (google.com) returns 'destination unreachable'
> What if you ping 18.104.22.168?
(That's what I meant above.)
> > Resetting the router to factory defaults doesn't help.
> > Any ideas for what to try? Thanks.
> Can your PC see the router itself? My WRT54GL has a web interface,
> and one of the pages shows the external IP address, DNS addresses, etc.
Yes, I can see the router's web interface
> Also, how is your PC configured? For DHCP, static, etc?
> Scooty Puff, Sr
> The Doom-Bringer