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Re: Network Install won't connect

Colin Foran <nathantwist@attbi.com> writes:

> I tried it a few more times, but each time i get:
> eth0: Host name lookup failure
> I'll read up on route a bit more tonight.

the correct syntax for adding a default route is this:

route add default gw <router ip address> dev <external ethernet interface>

Hope that helps, but you really need to post the output of:

/sbin/ifconfig eth0
/sbin/route -n

ping <ip address of default gateway>

So we can help figure this out.

Josh Huber                                   | huber@debian.org |

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