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



At 08:55 -0700 2001/09/19, Sam Peterson wrote:
>Whew!  I take it you can't ping the ip addresses of your name 
>servers? (I just did, they are up)  Can't think of too much else! 
>Like Pete said, look in /var/log/messages and post the exact output 
>of the route command.  Maybe a weird settings got set (or needs to 
>be set) on the gateway.
>
>If it's not the NIC card and it's not the name service and it's not 
>the dhcp client, I'd definitely say it has to do with the routing 
>table one way or another.
>
>Incidentally what dhcp client are you using?  dhcpcd or pump?

I now have dhcpcd running.  I can't use tcpdump, because I don't have 
it, nor any way to get it at the moment.  If I had netatalk, I could 
download it to my Mac laptop and transfer it, but I don't have 
netatalk, either.

I do have sniffit, though, and when I ping the ISP''s gateway, I get 
nothing.  However, I do get input that seems intended for another 
machine on the cable (24.207.8.58 ...oh, here's another: 
24.207.8.125).

Here is the result of route:

Destination     Gateway            Genmask            Flags Metric 
Ref    Use Iface
localnet            *                         255.255.255.0  U 
0          0            0 eth0
24.207.8.0       *                         255.255.252.0  U        0 
0            0 eth1
default              24.207.8.1        0.0.0.0                UG 
0         0             0 eth1
default              treehouse.ellis  0.0.0.0                UG 
1          0            0 eth0

That netmask value of 255.255.252.0 looks odd to me.

The relevant portions of dmesg are:

rtl8139.c:v1.07 5/6/99 DOnald Becker 
http://cesdis.gsfc.nasa.gov/linux/drivers/rtl8139.html
eth0: RealTek RTL8139 Fast Ethernet at 0xb800, IRQ 12, 00:50:ba:86:2b:7a
eth1: RealTek RTL8139 Fast Ethernet at 0xb400, IRQ 10, 00:50:ba:86:34:ff

It's late, and I don't have time to review xconfig.
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