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Re: [vox-tech] Can't access internet.

begin: Cam Ellison <camellison@dccnet.com> quote
> Thanks, Sam
> >What does the route command say?  Type route; could be the route to 
> >the gateway at your isp isn't setup.  Type "route add default gw 
> ><gateway-ip-address>" to add the route.  If the route is up try 
> >pinging the gateway.  Dunno why that wouldn't be setup via dhcp, but 
> >ya never know.
> I did not try route.  However, pinging the gateway works just fine - 
> response time is typical - about 0.1 sec.
> >Otherwise, look at the output from ifconfig, check dmesg to see if 
> >there's any errors with the NIC module, double check resolv.conf, 
> >host.conf, flush ipchains (ipchains -F), try a differnet dhcp client 
> >(pump instead of dhcpcd or dhcpcd instead of pump).
> resolv.conf has only this in it:
> search
> nameserver
> nameserver
> ifconfig shows everything up and running.  dhcp-client has no 
> difficulty getting an IP address, and it writes resolv.conf.
> There are no errors in dmesg.

did you look in /var/log/messages?

i've never played with dhcp, but perhaps there are some switches you can
throw in somewhere that will give verbose logging?  there almost always is
some sort of facility to get a log file.


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