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well, i've turned off zone alarm on the windows box. host.deny doesn't have any hosts listed. I'm ping via www.cisco.com and slack returns host unknown. i'm at work now so i can't troubleshoot it but perhaps when i get home i'll look at the resolv.conf file.
but why can't i ping the windows box? it's on the same segment(lan)
route has default gw of my dlink router. i can ping slack using the ipaddress provided from windows.