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Old 03-14-2003, 11:43 AM   #1
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Ifconfig problem

hey , i have a bit of a problem with setting my ip address....

out ip for this machine is
but the netmask is

i cant ping out to the network once i set this, why not?
Old 03-14-2003, 01:26 PM   #2
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after you set it did you do
# ifconfig ethx up

With x being whatever your eth card is.


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