Network Problem

Pete Holsberg pjh42 at
Sat Aug 4 14:26:05 UTC 2007

Smoot Carl-Mitchell keyed the following on 8/3/2007 8:43 PM:
> On Fri, 2007-08-03 at 20:31 -0400, Pete Holsberg wrote:
>> On the ubuntu machine, I can log in to the DSL router (via wireless 
>> connection) and see that the router's Internet connection is up and 
>> running, but I cannot make a connection of any kind beyond it, even if I 
>> supply the IP address! I can ping the two PCs.
>> What could be wrong?
> Sounds like the default gateway is missing. Do a:
> netstat -r
> and see if you have a default gateway which points at your DSL router.

Pete Holsberg
Columbus, NJ

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