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Old 07-02-2005, 06:05 PM   #1
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configure two nework card

i a nwebie in linux and i am using mandrake 10.0 i am trying to share adsl internet connection with two lan cards one for local land and other for adsl modem.
I have assigned static ip for etho -> and eth1 -. i connect etho to a switch where all other machines are connected and eth1 to adsl modem.

when the cable from adsl modem is not connected to eth1 i am able to ping and i a able to log in using ssh. when I connect adsl modem
cable to eth1 i am not able to ping and i am not able to login using ssh what could be problem

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Old 07-02-2005, 06:49 PM   #2
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What's the suggested configuration your ISP gave to you? did he said that you have to asign a static IP to your card conected to yor ISDN modem?
Old 07-02-2005, 10:11 PM   #3
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Quote: and eth1 -.
This sounds like overlaping networks:
Are on the same network, routing will get messed up.

If your ADSL modem has an integrated router, you should connect it in the switch.
Hint: If you use a private ip on your connection to the modem, it probably has a router.


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