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I am experiencing a technical problem that I cannot resolve with the available threads or by internet searches. This is the first time I've installed Solaris 10 on my ultra45 and I'm having an internet connectivity issue.
I'm connected to a DLINK DSL-G604T modem/router and can ping addresses both external and local addresses including the gateway and DNS but I cannot connect to the internet via the browser.
# ifconfig -a
lo0: flags=2001000849<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4,VIRTUAL> mtu 8232 index 1
inet 127.0.0.1 netmask ff000000
bge0: flags=1000843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4> mtu 1500 index 2
inet 10.1.1.245 netmask ffffff00 broadcast 10.1.1.255
# cat /etc/inet/netmasks
# The netmasks file associates Internet Protocol (IP) address
# masks with IP network numbers.
# network-number netmask
# The term network-number refers to a number obtained from the Internet Network
# Information Center.
# Both the network-number and the netmasks are specified in
# "decimal dot" notation, e.g:
# 126.96.36.199 255.255.255.0
The DNS service returned a bogus reply. If it is implemented by the modem/router, that's indeed where to investigate. You should also look to your ISP DNS, assuming this is where your router takes its information from.