On Oct 15 2001, mmissett wrote:
> Thanks for the reply, I was beginning to feel ignored. And thinking
> of the other lists. In any event, yes, I can ping the PPP peer
> (numerically), but not anybody else. I have been wondering about
> default route, but I don't know what to do about it.
Use the "route -n" command to see if you have a route with
destination of 0.0.0.0 and with the gateway/router set to your
If yes, then you're already done with the default route. If
not, then you have to tell pppd to add a default route
(possibly, substitute one that you already have) with a route
like described above.
> If you could provide some advice on that, I would most appreciate
> it. Also, one further bit of info: lynx gives me a message "lynx:
> Can't access startfile http://www.snet.net" (my IP). Thanks again.
Are you *really* using your IP or using names? Names won't
probably work before you can get pinging hosts in the
P.S.: You should ask this question to firstname.lastname@example.org,
where this will reach a much wider audience and help you faster.
Rogério Brito - email@example.com - http://www.ime.usp.br/~rbrito/