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Old 04-29-2006, 10:44 AM   #1
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Internet only works for a minute... (ubuntu dapper)

I seem to be having a problem where my internet only works for about a minute and then stops. I just upgraded to ubuntu dapper and it started happening. The thing is, if I reset my router, the internet starts working for my computer again, but then stops again after a minute. I know that it works because I am currently on my laptop and online through the router. I have tried using both static ip and DHCP. The router is a Microsoft MN-500.

Here are the results of ifconfig in case it helps.
eth0      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:08:A1:22:95:24
          inet addr:  Bcast:  Mask:
          UP BROADCAST MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:133 errors:896 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:14 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
          RX bytes:16533 (16.1 KiB)  TX bytes:1086 (1.0 KiB)
          Interrupt:185 Base address:0xec00

lo        Link encap:Local Loopback
          inet addr:  Mask:
          inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
          UP LOOPBACK RUNNING  MTU:16436  Metric:1
          RX packets:844 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:844 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
          RX bytes:46010 (44.9 KiB)  TX bytes:46010 (44.9 KiB)
Old 04-30-2006, 05:12 AM   #2
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make sure your nic is set to dhcp, and that the router uses PPPoE and not "bridge".


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