Re: Help getting TCP started

Subject: Re: Help getting TCP started
From: dsbelile (
Date: Fri Sep 22 2000 - 18:17:33 MDT

check this : netstat -nr

[root@dsbelile /root]# netstat -nr
Kernel IP routing table
Destination Gateway Genmask Flags MSS Window irtt Iface UH 0 0 0 eth1 U 0 0 0 eth1 U 0 0 0 eth0 U 0 0 0 lo UG 0 0 0 eth0
[root@dsbelile /root]#

make sure you actually have a gateway. . . . . this one happens to be a
and make sure you can ping yourself and do nslookup or something.

if you cant you might want to replace pump with dhcp.

hope this helps, chris

John Springer wrote:

> I'm a new user bringing up my system on a powermac for the first time.
> TCP/IP isn't running properly.
> The system has retrieved the right IP adddress from the dhcp server, and has
> the right DNS servers in resolve.conf, but it can't ping anything.
> The ifconfig command shows that packets are being sent, but most receive
> packets are being discarded.
> Anyone know where I should look for the problem?
> --
> John Springer
> Portland's my home.
> Rain's a Good Thang.

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