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Re: internet connection - Thanks, Ben!

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From: ben
Date: Sunday, February 03, 2002 08:05:11 PM
To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
Subject: Re: internet connection - was: solved: CS4236 ...
On Sunday 03 February 2002 06:33 pm, Klaus Neumann wrote:
[big snip]
the fact that you can access the nameservers from your girlfriend's machine
suggests that it is, indeed, a configuration problem on the linux box. as i
said, it's all mighty weird. you still haven't given us a post of
/etc/network/interfaces. even though that might not be the problem, just for

the sake of ruling it out, post the contents of that.

Okay, here it comes:
# /etc/network/interfaces -- configuration file for ifup(8), ifdown(8)
# The loopback interface
auto lo
iface lo inet loopback
# The first network card - this entry was created during the Debian
# (network, broadcast and gateway are optional)
iface eth0 inet static

I compared your files with mine and could not find anything different. I
also tried to use pon/poff for the connection. Same thing. Okay, I'll
re-install tomorrow.
Thanks a lot for your time and for trying to help! I really appreciate it.
Best regards,

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