Are radical changes needed for Desktop Linux?
skaller at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Jul 10 08:30:08 CDT 2005
On Sun, 2005-07-10 at 17:18 +0600, || svaksha || wrote:
> i saved the entries in the /etc/network/interfaces file and rebooted
> the PC but could not go online. Then i undid this and manually edited
> the /etc/resolv.conf file (as i normally do) and i was able to go
/etc/resolv.conf has nothing to do with being online or not.
To see if you are online, you should use the ping command.
First you should try this:
That is the www.ubuntu.com system.
If that works, then you should try this:
If that works, you're up and running!
If not, your problem is with DNS, not with internet
connectivity, and editing /etc/resolv.conf is
the right thing to do: mine says:
Of course use your ISP's nameservers here.
John Skaller <skaller at users dot sourceforge dot net>
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