SSH between computers on LAN

Derek Broughton derek at
Mon Jan 26 02:50:41 UTC 2009

Nils Kassube wrote:

> Geff Lampshire wrote:
>> Haven't been paying real close attention to this - but suggest you stop
>> putting "0" in the third octet - you may be running afoul of an
>> inability of one (or both) of your routers to handle the
>> classful/classless and zero address issues.
> Not sure what you mean but with netmask is a
> valid network.

Not only that, but probably 90% of all the home networks in the world are 
using 192.168.0.*, as that is the default for all the home routers I've used 
(and my Linksys routers won't even let you use anything else unless you flash 
the firmware) .

>> You did set "classless" right?
> I don't think you can set that anywhere in the usual routers. After all
> the old classful networks still work with CIDR.

Never seen an option specifically mentioning "classless"

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