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Old 02-02-2010, 11:40 PM   #1
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trouble with connecting to static ip access point

hi, i have a problem with connecting to AP with static IP. i have set the IP, netmask, and gateway manually thru network manager but still no luck. the status is connected but i cant even open a webpage. ifconfig command output not showing the IP address i entered.

im using karmic koala.
Old 02-03-2010, 08:01 AM   #2
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When you mention 'AP', are you referring to a wireless connection?

You very well could have your network information set up correctly, but failed to add a DNS server in resolv.conf, which would mean you can't resolve domain names to IP addresses.

Open a terminal and type in 'ifconfig', and post the results here.

Also, type in 'cat /etc/resolv.conf' and 'route -n' and post those results here as well.

Try to ping your gateway address.


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