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rayfranj 08-18-2011 10:25 PM

I just run fedora 15 for first time can't get on web using firefox
 
Just ran fedora for first time and stied to get on web i get message server not found i run yum update and it downloads a lot of info so i believe that my connection is working but no web. tried the 32 bit and 64 bit distro but get same result. do i need to set up some thing before i can search or ami missing something.


Tried to ping the sugested by LQ and it pinged ok with a numerical address but would not work with name went to link showned at botton to disable ipv6 and it worked
thank you LQ for your help

repo 08-18-2011 10:34 PM

Please post the output from
Code:

cat /etc/resolv.conf
Can you ping on IP?
Code:

ping 212.100.160.51
Can you ping on name?
Code:

ping google.com
Try to disable ipv6 in firefox
http://thedaneshproject.com/posts/di...-in-firefox-3/

Kind regards

repo 08-19-2011 09:17 PM

Quote:

Last edited by rayfranj; Today at 00:01. Reason: solved
Could you please provide the solution, for further references?

Kind regards


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