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Re: [suse-linux-uk-schools] Some showstopping network issues..
  • From: Michael Brown <mbrown@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 14:56:25 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33L2.0206261555140.11892-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 26 Jun 2002, Mark Evans wrote:
> > > PING 192.168.3.200 (192.168.3.200) from 192.168.3.200 : 56(84) bytes of data.
> > > 64 bytes from 192.168.3.200: icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=0.180 ms
> > Proves that eth0 interface is working, but proves nothing about routing to
> > 192.168.0.0/255.255.252.0 network.
> Not quite it shows that there is a driver loaded which is happy with
> the hardware. This will work even if nothing is plugged in,
> since the kernel sends this kind of thing through the loopback
> interface anyway.

Depends how pedantic you want to be about the definition of the word
"interface". :-)

Michael



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