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Re: [SLE] One more dumb network question
  • From: Sid Boyce <sboyce@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 01:00:30 +0000
  • Message-id: <405A462E.7030907@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Jim Sabatke wrote:

C Hamel wrote:

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On Thursday 18 March 2004 13:52, Jim Sabatke wrote:

I've got my PCs seeing each other now. How do I get the 2nd PC to see
the internet on the first PC?

Jim Sabatke
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Do not meddle in the affairs of Dragons, for you are crunchy and good with

You'll have to use IP Forwarding & specify the Default Route for your 2nd box, for starters. You'll also have to make sure your IPs for the ISP are specified in resolv.conf.

domain local

- -- ...CH

OK, thanks. Is there a site where I can learn to do all this?


I didn't know this kind of stuff when I started out on Unix (22 years ago) or on Linux (14 years ago), so no question should be treated as a dumb question, ignore any idiot that tries to tell you that if you were as smart as he is, you would have been born knowing this stuff. is a good document, you can download a variety of howtos and keep around, they are very handy references whatever your level of knowledge.

Sid Boyce .... Hamradio G3VBV and keen Flyer
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