[xubuntu-users] networking [SOLVED]
hb.cog.jil at gmail.com
Sun Apr 21 20:11:42 UTC 2013
On 04/02/2013 10:06 AM, Bill wrote:
> On 04/02/2013 09:13 AM, Juan V. wrote:
>> In case that this "client isolation" feature is active, you should only
>> look at your router's settings. It should probably be under the
>> "wireless" or "security" sections.
>> By the way, have you tried to connect the laptop via ethernet and
>> disable the wireless? Maybe we can narrow the problem to the wireless
>> > On 04/02/2013 02:53 AM, Juan V. wrote:
>> > > Hi,
>> > >
>> > > Some routers have a "client isolation" feature that prevents
>> > > from connecting to each other, at least for wireless ones. Maybe
>> it has
>> > > been activated after you rebooted your router?
>> > >
>> > > BR,
>> > > Juan
>> > They are clearly isolated, so my need is to identify this feature or
>> > setting on one or more of the three network components.
>> > --
>> > Regards,
>> > Bill
> Wireless is working. I.e., I can ping the router and connect to the
> internet. So far as I know, the only settings on the router which could
> prevent connection to other network computers would isolate the computer
> from the router.
> With both computers connected by eth0, both computers connect to the
> internet and to one another. With the wireless connection, both
> computers connect to the internet but not to one another.
> This would seem to confirm what you suggest, but I can find no settings
> on the router which give me a clue as to what might be isolating the
> wireless computer.
Soon after addressing the networking problems we began to experience
internet connection problems. The isp gave us a replacement
modem/router; all problems solved.
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