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Bug 5701

Summary: Network in unreachable
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: banasw01
Component: linuxconfAssignee: Michael K. Johnson <johnsonm>
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Version: 6.1   
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Description banasw01 1999-10-07 21:29:38 UTC
I get internet through my friends computer, a Win98 machine
with direcpc (satelite internet) and Sygate (sort of a
proxy software for 9x). I set it up on Redhat 6.0 and other
versions of linux and it works fine. But it gives me
"Network is unreachable" error when I try to ping and
outside IP with Redhat 6.1. My network card is detected and
setup at startup, I can ping his computer, I setup all
settings during graphical install, and double checked them
in linuxconf, after install. They work with RH 6.0, so why
not with RH 6.1?

Comment 1 Michael K. Johnson 1999-11-18 18:15:59 UTC
Is your default route set?

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 1999-12-15 15:33:59 UTC
Haven't heard back, assume problem was default route.