Re: Netwoking question
On 12/04/08 20:39, Brad Hedspeth wrote:
I have just installed debian Etch 4.0r5 on a Dell pc on its own hard
drive. The Dell system has been running Windows XP since it was
purchased 4 years ago. I also have Ubuntu 4.10 sharing the Windows XP
drive as my 1^st linux install. Both Ubuntu and XP are functioning on a
home network. I have incorrectly set up the network info during the
debian install. I have modified the /etc/route.conf and the
/etc/resolv.conf files with what I believe is correct routing info. I
am not sure of the /etc/hosts file. I need to break this problem down
into little pieces to avoid major frustration. Any help would be
Not a whole lot of specifics in your email,
Is resolvconf installed? If not, it should be.
What does your /etc/network/interfaces file look like? For example,
### BEGIN ###
$ grep -v \# /etc/network/interfaces
iface lo inet loopback
iface eth0 inet static
dns-nameservers 220.127.116.11 18.104.22.168
### END ###
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
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