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Old 03-03-2009, 12:35 PM   #1
zack670303
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Ubuntu 8.10 not connecting to net


I have this problem where it shows that connection is established through ethernet(ADSL)and firefox doesn't open any of the websites.....
 
Old 03-03-2009, 01:34 PM   #2
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is your DNS configured?

Once you are connected check the output of the following command for your dns server entries.
cat /etc/resolv.conf

then try browsing to http://72.14.205.99 <- google.com

If you can browse by IP but not name then your issue is with the dns configuration on your machine.
 
  


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