Cannot ping outside university

David dpleydel at
Mon Sep 4 17:36:16 UTC 2006

Thanks Iam for replying so fast!!!!

The PC and laptop are both connected to the same network via eth0 cables.

How can I know if NAT is running?


On Mon, Sep 04, 2006 at 09:43:35AM -0700, User Iam wrote:
> Is NAT running on the PC??
> I assume the PC is connected to the University.
> And the laptop get out via the PC????
> User Iam
> On 9/4/06, David <dpleydel at> wrote:
> >
> >About fie weeks ago I installed Dapper on a Dell Inspiron 6000
> >laptop. Everything was going great, I configured the eth0 interface to
> >get onto the university network and I could connect to Ubuntu
> >repositories and I downloaded various software eg. GRASS, R etc.
> >
> >Then some days later I lost the internet connection. I do not know
> >why. I can still ping my PC and the PC can still ping the laptop. But
> >the laptop cannot ping websites or repos.
> >
> >To make matters worse, we need this sorted within the next 24 hours!
> >Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> >
> >dave
> >
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