OK, i tried to ping google and it says.....
sendto: Network is unreachable
ping: sent 64 octets to 22.214.171.124 ret1
Also i tried ifconfig eth0 and i get.....
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:90:47:03:BA
BROADCAST MULTICAST MTV:1500 Metric 1
RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overuns:0 frame:0
TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overuns:0 carrier:0
RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes (0.0 b)
Interrupt: 5 Base address: 0xd800
I looked in my resolv.conf and it just says.....
i think desert is what i called my domain in netconfig but i reckon i might need an extra line of text or something. I've checked my hosts in etc aswell and its ses.....
127.0.0.1 scottiedog.desert scottiedog
it says something like you shouldnt have your machines ip as 127.0.0.1 in the comments, but i dont know if that matters.