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Old 01-06-2004, 12:15 AM   #1
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why wont my internet work?

Hey, here is the result of the ifconfig command:
Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:08:A1:2A:6B:B3
inet addr: Bcast: Mask:
RX packets:2 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:9 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
RX bytes:676 (676.0 b) TX bytes:342 (342.0 b)
Interrupt:11 Base address:0xd800

and here is the resolv.conf file:

generated by /sbin/dhclient-script

I just installed Linux 9.0...and I am dual booting 9.0 and Win XP. The internet works for XP, but not for linux. Any ideas why?? thanks!

Old 01-06-2004, 01:25 AM   #2
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can you get to a site by typing the IP address, ie google, in your browser? can you ping a local machine? ping your loopback address?

of so. try changing your search path to as your router should pass dns requests along...
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