LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 07-22-2003, 12:21 PM   #1
ramage
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
windows Me can it share a modem?


A com with windows Me can it share a dsl modem connection from Windows ME over through a hub to another com with Red HAt Linux 9?
 
Old 07-22-2003, 12:25 PM   #2
ppuru
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Beautiful BC
Distribution: RedHat & clones, Slackware, SuSE, OpenBSD
Posts: 1,791

Rep: Reputation: 50
Why not.
 
Old 07-22-2003, 03:06 PM   #3
Pcghost
Senior Member
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: The Real Washington
Distribution: Debian, Android
Posts: 1,819

Rep: Reputation: 46
It's called Internet Connection Sharing and is located at
Start ---> Accesories ---> Communications ----> ICS
 
Old 07-22-2003, 07:18 PM   #4
saber41
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2003
Posts: 90

Rep: Reputation: 15
ICS is okay....

The better solution would be to get a cable/dsl router.

The router will also provide network address translation (NAT), act as a DHCP server and provide a hardware firewall.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Share Windows modem connection with Linux box? Toronto Linux - Networking 3 09-18-2005 01:13 AM
samba: linux mounted share = choppy playback, windows mounted share = smooth kleptophobiac Linux - Software 2 04-10-2005 08:23 AM
how to share internet with a cable modem? zovres Linux - Networking 1 03-23-2004 07:44 AM
Modem Share thegamegraal Linux - Newbie 1 06-23-2003 01:30 AM
share linux modem with windows xp Lazarus Linux - Networking 0 02-22-2002 05:22 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:57 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration