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Old 02-26-2005, 11:46 PM   #1
duffmckagan
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Internet Detection


how do i detect my internet status etc. in Suse

i have recently added a new user which is unable to connect to the internet......
is it cuz all the settings the ip address, the DNS server etc r deleted???

like we do ipconfig in windows....

what that in Suse?
 
Old 02-27-2005, 12:57 AM   #2
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what kind of connection U have.

Im am not an expert in SuSE (I use Slack), but if
/sbin/ifconfig
gives you a result like
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0B:6A:28:7D:43
inet addr:192.168.1.1 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)
Interrupt:11 Base address:0xd800

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:109 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:109 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:27687 (27.0 Kb) TX bytes:27687 (27.0 Kb)

ppp0 Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
inet addr:200.91.196.7 P-t-P:200.91.200.140 Mask:255.255.255.255
UP POINTOPOINT RUNNING NOARP MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:7540 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:6929 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:3
RX bytes:8428308 (8.0 Mb) TX bytes:785981 (767.5 Kb)

you have (at least) one ip address
 
Old 03-02-2005, 07:59 AM   #3
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sorry for the delay.....

but currently i am away from my system....i will give ur suggestion a try and then i will let u know!

and i hope that this would work!

thanks a lot for ur valuable time
 
Old 03-02-2005, 10:11 PM   #4
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that was really cool......

it worked fine.....!
 
  


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