Problem with Ubuntu and router

Mark Haney mhaney at
Mon Nov 10 15:01:47 UTC 2008

Scott wrote:
> Hi,
> 	I can't seem to get any http and ftp upload traffic on Ubuntu with my 
> D-Link WBR-2310 router.  Usually it works fine, but now I am getting no 
> upload.  I know it is a problem with Ubuntu because Vista works fine on 
> the router and I know it is haves nothing to do with my ISP because the 
> problem goes away if I plug the computer directly into the modem.
> 	Any help would be greatly appreciated as I need to get this fixed.  I 
> live in a household with many computers and I can't keep on plugging my 
> computer into the modem.  I need the router.  If I can't fix this I may 
> actually need to go back to Windows after four years of using Linux.

What kind of error messages are you getting?  Are you able to get any 
web pages at all?  Have you tried a different browser?  What ftp client 
do you use?  What are your network settings WITH the router in the 
middle and without?

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Mark Haney
Sr. Systems Administrator
ERC Broadband
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