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Old 01-23-2006, 05:15 AM   #1
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can't ping the local ip address

dear all,

i installed fc2. in this i can ping the loopback address ( but i can't ping the local ip address. the local ip i defined is (
Old 01-23-2006, 07:04 AM   #2
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Is the interface up, as root do 'ifconfig' and see if there is an entry for the interface. If it is the only one it should be called 'eth0'.

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If you can't ping it, it looks it's not up. Use ifconfig as snowtigger suggestes. Can you browse www, send/receive mail?


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