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RE: networking

Shouldn't your network be ?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael W. Cole [mailto:colemw@home.com]
> Sent: Thursday, July 26, 2001 4:47 AM
> To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> Subject: networking
> I am using linux 2.2.19-20010521 on a IIci and am trying to have it
> recognize my router so that I can start to upload the software to
> complete the system.  I am using this version because the earlier
> versions would not acknowledge my ethernet card.  This one
> seems to but
> I have set up the network but I can't get it to ping the router or any
> of the other computers (Mac PPC and a Windoze) that are also connected
> to the router.  I have followed the HOW-TO's for networking etc.
> /etc/network/interfaces is as follows:
> iface lo inet loopback
> iface eth0 inet static
>         address
>         netmask
>         network
>         broadcast
>         gateway
> I followed the route commands that were in the How-To
> ie route add -net netmask eth0
> route add default gw eth0
> and these things seem to work they reshowed when route was reentered.
> What do I need to read now?  I would like to be able to use my cable
> modem which is connected to the router and is accessible to the other
> two computers on this network.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you,
> Michael Cole

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