ifconfig eth0 up/down

Tom H tomh0665 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 20 20:05:00 UTC 2010

On Sun, Jun 20, 2010 at 3:39 PM, Thufir <hawat.thufir at gmail.com> wrote:
> I was moving some stuff about and disconnected the cable modem, then
> booted the pc.  I reconnected the wires, ensured that all the lights on
> the were solid, with the activity light blinking on the modem and network
> card.  However, I was unable to ping google or connect out.  Here's what
> I had:
> A simple restart fixed the problem, hwat I have now seems exactly the
> same now:
> except that now I have internet access (obviously).  Why?  What did the
> restart accomplish?

Either your route or dns resolution was not set.

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