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Old 05-21-2007, 06:24 AM   #1
bastjan
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Can't connect to internet with Opensuse 10.2


:confused Hi everyone,I'm new to linux and recently downloaded and installed Opensuse 10.2 on my laptop which is a Compaq EVO N620C.I also have Win Xp installed(dual boot).It works fine,but when I try to access the internet with Konquerer or FireFox no page is displayed, no access.I configured my network card the traditional way using YAST.I set a static IP,subnet,gateway and nameservers addresses cause I'm connecting from my workplace which is a workgroup wired LAN which uses a router.
I also tried disabling the firewall but with no result.

With Win Xp I work fine.Does anyone pls have the know how of doing it?Thx
 
Old 05-21-2007, 06:48 AM   #2
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Is your network interface up "ifconfig" if you see its up you can try "traceroute" to see where the connection fails to the outside but i think that its not a firewall issue may be nameserver or adapter problem.
 
Old 05-24-2007, 12:36 PM   #3
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Traceroute seems ok

Hi,yes I entered network utilities and tried traceroute to google.com it seems to work ok.I also ping our router and seems ok.
I also tried to disable IPv6 but still no page is displayed in browser.I am receiving a server timed out message.
Do you have anymore Ideas pls?Thx alot for your reply.
 
  


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