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My FC4 can't ping my router, how can I connect to internet?

Posted 03-14-2006 at 07:18 AM by oimm

Dear all:
my computer(FC4 linux) is Toshiba L20,with Realtek RTL8139, my router is SpeedTouch Home plus 511,whose IP is
and I set ethernet card getting IP by DHCP. RTL8139 has been activated, and I can succeded to ping my computer's IP,but failed to ping my router. And I can connect to my router in WindowsXP with the same settings.
Pls help me, thank u.

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    Can you ping your router from the XP? If no, icmp(ping) probably disable on your router. If yes, switch the XP network cable to the FC4 box vice versa. Now, do the ping test on both boxes. If it fail on the XP box now. Either you have a bad patch cable, port on your router is bad or disable.
    Posted 12-31-1969 at 07:00 PM by oimm oimm is offline


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