Re: modem and no ping
On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 12:16:27AM +0100, Martin Wegmann wrote:
> I apologize for my delayed reply, I posted a question approx. one month ago,
> but did not find time to proceed, here is my reply:
> (the problem was, that I am working on two networks and when I tried to
> connect via modem, it shows up as connected but without ping results)
> [copy of the last mail in the archive:]
> >also sprach Martin Wegmann <email@example.com> [2003.10.07.1448
> > >baliola@diomedea:/$ /sbin/route -n
> > >Kernel IP routing table
> > >Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref Use
> > >188.8.131.52 0.0.0.0 255.255.255.255 UH 0 0 0
> > >10.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 255.255.255.0 U 0 0 0
> > >0.0.0.0 10.0.0.1 0.0.0.0 UG 0 0 0
> >> baliola@diomedea:/$ ping -c 2 www.yahoo.com
> >your problem is here. the last entry should be the default route to
> >the provider.
> >does your /etc/ppp/peers/provider file contain the 'defaultroute'
> yes it shows up with the defaultroute option.
You need to remove the default gateway 10.0.0.1 on eth0. The ppp
defaultroute option won't replace an existing default route.
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