Network off a network, but not a subnet mask
ivranos at freemail.gr
Sun Mar 30 20:01:31 UTC 2008
Stephen Constantinou wrote:
> Dear Nils and Andrew
> Thanks for the input
> I disabled the firewall on the XP machine and tried again.
> Unfortunately I still could not connect to the XP machine from the
> laptop. From the laptop I tried to ping 192.168.1.175, 192.168.1.1,
> 192.168.1.2. but the host is always unreachable.
> The XP file system is shared and when I put the laptop on the first
> network, the Smoothwall network, I can ping the XP machine, make a VNC
> connection to the XP from the laptop, and see and write to the XP file
> I cannot think of anything else to do.
> Any further help appreciated
The subnet mask should be 255.255.255.0.
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