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Old 10-19-2004, 06:59 AM   #1
lisid
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Can't logon to the internet!!


I'm running slackware 10.0 and i cant log-on to the Internet or get connected in any way which really sucks. Do i have to configure some network file of some type HELP ME!!!!
 
Old 10-19-2004, 07:08 AM   #2
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Can you specify how do you get connected to internet.

Modem / DSL / Leased Line and all other info on your ISP
 
Old 10-20-2004, 03:14 AM   #3
lisid
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Well I'm hooked up through cable using an Ethernet card (Realtek RTL8139)
my ISP is shaw cable which uses a Motorola modem for all there business
I had it working one day but then it just quit i don't know why?
 
Old 10-20-2004, 05:30 AM   #4
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Please check whether your IP address is being assigned to your card properly using :

#ifconfig -a

also check the /etc/resolv.conf to check the if the addr of the DNS servers are correct.
 
  


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