Re: Ethernet and wireless suddenly not working on Etch
I'm still not able to resolve my issue...=( It seems to think my router is an IPv6 router, and I don't know how to make it see that's it's a regular IPv4 router only...
Any help is much appreciated.
On 6/5/07, Paul Scott <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
On Tue, Jun 05, 2007 at 04:34:21PM -0500, Mumia W.. wrote:
> On 06/05/2007 04:10 PM, Glen Yu wrote:
> >It says I'm "connected" but gives me network info of:
> >Driver: e100
> >IP 184.108.40.206
> >Broadcast addr: 169.254.255.255
> >Subnet Mask: 255.255.0.0
> >All that info doesn't make any scense as I'm connected to a router, so the
> >IP should be 192.168.x.x and the subnet mask should be
> Uninstall zeroconf and network-manager if you have them installed. Many
> people say these packages take over their network configurations.
Looking at the broadcast clearly that should be 169.254.180.46. The range from 169.254.0.0 to 169.254.255.255
is a special non-routable range which I believe indicates that your router is not connected to the Internet.
Try Googling 169.254.1.1
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