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Re: [SLE] Cannot talk to netgear WGT624 wireless router ??
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 04 Feb 2006 16:11:02 -0500
  • Message-id: <1139087462.11452.75.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat, 2006-02-04 at 13:56 -0500, Patrick Shanahan wrote:
> * Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> [02-04-06 13:18]:
> >
> > OK. What do you have in /etc/sysconfig/network/routes as this will make
> > a difference. It needs to be 192.168.1.1 for the new router till it is
> > configured.
> >
>
> ok, this leads to another possible solution.
> /etc/sysconfig/network/routes is zero file length and /etc/resolv.conf
> contains nameserver 192.168.0.1
>
> but would that cause a problem with dotted quads and not using names?
>
Yes it will if you do not a default route defined to the router. My
Linksys router is 192.168.1.1 and my /etc/sysconfig/network/routes
contains: default 192.168.1.1 - -

You can always check your route table with route -n and see if a default
route is set.

--
Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998


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