[Techtalk] Can't ping DNS
sylph at cyber-dyne.com
Mon Apr 14 19:06:13 EST 2003
Terri Oda wrote:
>Can you ping your gateway? (By IP 188.8.131.52 according to your files, so
>I hope that's the right address. :) )
Oops, I meant to mention that. Yes, I can successfully ping my gateway.
>I'm guessing this is a no since you couldn't ping anything other than
>yourself, but it's a handy thing to know explicitly.
>I labelled the lines to make this easer to say...
> and  are the ones you need for routing through your modem, while 
>and  shouldn't make any difference. I don't know what line  is up to,
>but I suspect it's no good, since it's unecessary for modem routing. Can
>you get rid of this line and try again?
I've tried removing that line by removing both default routes, but have
been unable to re-create line  correctly.... it winds up recreating
 instead. Will reboot again and try it out this evening.
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