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Old 03-14-2003, 12:43 PM   #1
Mneumonic
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Ifconfig problem


hey , i have a bit of a problem with setting my ip address....

out ip for this machine is 167.206.198.58
but the netmask is 255.255.255.248.

i cant ping out to the network once i set this, why not?
 
Old 03-14-2003, 02:26 PM   #2
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after you set it did you do
# ifconfig ethx up

With x being whatever your eth card is.
 
  


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