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Old 12-27-2004, 07:08 AM   #1
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secure subnets and ping trouble shooting??

Hello everyone

I've 2 problems.

1.I'm on LAN and very often i'm not able to ping other client machines.

Sometimes ping become sucessful sometime they break.


Very often i'm able 2 access a machine by it's IP but not by it alphabetical name ...e.g \\server1

We use a linux server which acts as a router and a windows server for software development.

We have a BAY LAN desktop switch.

How can i fix this....what can be the problem..plz help


1.I wanna create a secure subnet so that general people don't access it and my network of 10 pcs become secure.

I use cable net 2 access internet.So my LAN of 10 pcs is a part of that cable service provider.

I don't want other users of that cable net to access my LAN of 10 pcs.

How to 2 that

Is that the proper way??

If anyone needs help in configuring and installign ZEBRA router lemme know.

Thank you.

Old 12-28-2004, 08:31 AM   #2
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