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Old 06-05-2007, 03:42 AM   #1
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Unable to connect to DHCP gateway

Hi all,

I use HP Compaq nx6120 laptop with ethernet card Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5705M Gigabit Ethernet on OpenSuse 10.2. To connect to internet I set dynamic IP for this laptop but it's unable to find the gateway When I ping it says unknown host. The same configuration works flawlessly on Windows XP (dual boot).

What have I done wrong ?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Best Regards,

Old 06-05-2007, 11:16 PM   #2
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FYI, this problem happens intermittently. I've connected to gateway without problem once, but not anymore. Could somebody please at least tell me what to check ?




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