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Old 12-31-2004, 07:29 AM   #1
phoenix_wolf
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lan internet not working


Greetings


for some reason my Internet is not working I am not connecting to internet

I know I have Internet connection because the other computers can connect and also windows on this pc connects with no problem

I have Debain sarge


Here is the last thing I did before restarting the pc and logging on to windows to play a game.

I installed a theme (I realy am begining to think that themes are very bad idea).

Borealis superkaramba http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php?content=13876 ok here is what this theme has.

1) System tray
2) Virtual desktops (uses either 3ddesktop or built-in KDE desktop switching)
3) Cpu monitoring
4) Memory monitoring
5) HD space monitoring (user-configurable, uses "/" and "/home" by default)
6) Network monitoring (user-configurable, uses "eth0" by default)
7) Wireless monitoring (user-configurable, uses "wlan0" by default)
8) Media bar (Xmms, Amarok, Juk, Noatun)

ok as you can see the 2 in red I think no one would have borht of theme so there should be a way to chose which one you want but there was not, I use a Network card eth0.

Now I have tried to install this theme servile times always not getting it to work very well. Alright alright I am a slow learner ok so its a bad program now I know. But I thought it would be nice to have so I tryed to install it this time I got further (after figuring out that I should install it in user mode not super user mode (go figure) any way I tried to edit the install.sh file and take out the wireless network card but well no luck NEED to know a bit more programing to do that i guess

ok so you know the problem I can't get on Internet or use the network (I use t1 connection with a LAN line going to a router Linksys that is)

here is the things I have seen that seem to be different then I remember

In the configure panel I under Internet/network I see a Wireless portions which I do not remember seeing before, also when I look at the network where my eth0 is it the check box is not checked and when I (activate) it goes off right away..


how do I fix this

Thank you for your time.
 
Old 12-31-2004, 07:38 AM   #2
masand
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hi there

post the contents of /etc/resolv.conf
and
route -n
and
ifconfig
after u are connected to the internet

and ur proxy/router/gateway settings of any

regards
 
Old 12-31-2004, 05:41 PM   #3
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ok the only thing I could in a text editor was
resolv.conf

now ifconfig I could see some but it was large and a lot of @ marks on it

the others I could not find

I also checked my local network and it said that lisa was not running or set right

now here is the contents of resolv.conf

search elp.rr.com
nameserver 204.252.14.1
 
Old 12-31-2004, 10:43 PM   #4
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lisa has nothing to do with ur internet

and what about ur router settings
and what about the O/P of

route -n
is that not installed???
i think u need to install the "route"
packages

and post the O/P of ifconfig no matter what u get

regards
 
  


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