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Re: Problem mit Dell TrueMobile und SuSE 9.
  • From: Stefan Seyfried <seife@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2004 08:37:24 +0100
  • Message-id: <20040114073724.GA27104@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 11:41:22PM +0100, H.E. Tammer wrote:

> And when I type the routing table (netstat -rn) I see defaultgateway@
> specified by both eth0 and eth1; so that seems correct.
> I do not connect the wired eth0, and try to ping the DGW.
> This is not posible. Then I switch off the wired if (eth0).
> When I ping the DGW now, it works!

and do you still have a default route set? try "route -n"
2 interfaces in the same subnet is always a mess and prone to failure.

> But when I try to go through the router to Internet, I receive:
> ping: unknown host
> It looks like the DNS resolution does not work. Still this is configured on
> the laptop. Also if I try to ping the providers DNS, I receive the same
> message.
> Do you have any idee whats wrong?

you should try with "route add default gw your.default.gateway.ip dev eth1"
if it works after that, we can try to automate all this :-)

Stefan Seyfried

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