networking ( was old ZIP drive?)
Martijn van Oosterhout
kleptog at svana.org
Mon Aug 27 22:47:17 EST 2001
On Mon, Aug 27, 2001 at 10:11:28PM +1000, Paul Warren wrote:
> but can ping the windows interface from ME
> ie, ping 192.168.0.3 works from windows, but
> ping 192.168.0.1 does not.
> so are these settings correct/consistent?
> windows box IP : 192.168.0.3
> linux box IP : 192.168.0.1
> netmask(IPMASK in ME) : 255.255.255.0
Under windows, run the program 'winipcfg'. It gives a summary of all the
Check that the netmask and broadcast address match. Check that the ip
address is what you think it is.
> and i'm using a crossover cable.( no money for a hub as yet)
> other thing is ME doesn't want to know about a
> broadcast address.
Are the lights on the back of the network cards lit up?
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at svana.org>
> It would be nice if someone came up with a certification system that
> actually separated those who can barely regurgitate what they crammed over
> the last few weeks from those who command secret ninja networking powers.
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