Hate to give up
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Mon Jun 1 21:43:09 UTC 2009
On 06/01/2009 01:47 PM, Ray Leventhal wrote:
> <big snip>
>> $ ping 220.127.116.11
>> 64 bytes from 18.104.22.168 56(84)bytes of data
>> 64 bytes from 74.125.57 100 1cmp seq 1 ttl=51 time 180 ms
>> and so on and on
>> $ping 22.214.171.124
>> 64 bytes from 126.96.36.199 1cmp seq =1 ttl=24 time =199ms and so on and on
>> it seems to me that the internet connection with my provider is working
>> just fine and that the problem lies with firefox. John
> Actually, as you're able to ping by IP address but not by host name, the
> problem most likely lies with your DNS configuration.
> Would you please post the output of this command?
> cat /etc/resolv.conf
And use your isp's dns servers:
If your software requires DNS server settings, use: 188.8.131.52,
184.108.40.206, and 220.127.116.11
You can modify /etc/resolv.conf from a terminal:
$ gksu gedit /etc/resolv.conf
and save the file.
Now try to ping yahoo.com and google.com.
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