Network off a network, but not a subnet mask

Stephen Constantinou stephanos at
Sun Mar 30 20:54:39 UTC 2008

Dear Ioannis

Yes indeed it is on the PC and laptop



Ioannis Vranos wrote:
> 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,, 
>> 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 
>> system.
>> I cannot think of anything else to do.
>> Any further help appreciated
> The subnet mask should be

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