Re: Debian on the ASUS EeePC 1005PE
Guillermo Garron <email@example.com> writes:
> 3. I still have problems connecting the EeePC to my DSL modem.
> I can connect the EeePC to my other computer via Ethernet, but when I
> connect it to the DSL modem it does not work correctly: I can see
> incoming packages, but outgoing packages (DHCP, ARP requests) do not
> seem to make it to the DSL modem: The activity indicator there does show
> nothing in this case. Windows has the same problem, but I think it
> managed to get an IP address once (it usually does not, same as
> Try adding a fixed IP, not using the DHCP, in your other PC check the
> IP and mask it has, and put manually some in the same range to your
> Eee, do not forget to also add a default route and a DNS server.
I did already try to do so. When I ping the gateway, I can see my
computer sending ARP requests (via tcpdump), but there is no reply to
them. The activity indicator on the DSL modem also shows nothing.