Networking novice needs help

Kevin O Connor kevin at rainford.org.uk
Sat Nov 30 21:46:17 GMT 2002




---------- Original Message -----------
From: Andrew <andrew.hodgson at blueyonder.co.uk>
To: freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org
Sent: 30 Nov 2002 21:38:43 +0000
Subject: Re: Networking novice needs help

> > 
> > What's the output of 'ifconfig -a' say?
> 
> (Quick change of monitor cable...)
> 
> While I was there, I tried pinging out to 192.168.1.0, and 

192.168.1.0 is NOT a valid node address it belongs to the network. Have you 
assigned this address to one of your cards?


> 192.168.1.1, both replying 'host is down'.
> 
> Anyway, ifconfig -a yields:
> 
> de0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
> 	inet 192.168.1.2 netmask 0xffff0000 broadcast 192.168.255.255
> 	inet6 fe80::200:e8ff:fe21:b423%de0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x1
> 	ether 00:00:e8:21:b4:23
> 	media: Ethernet 100baseTX
> 	status: active
> lp0: flags=8810<POINTOPOINT,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
> lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384
> 	inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128 
> 	inet6 fe80::1%lo0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x3
> 	inet 127.0.0.1 netmask 0xff000000 
> ppp0: flags=8010<POINTOPOINT,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
> sl0: flags=c010<POINTOPOINT,LINK2,MULTICAST> mtu 552
> faith0: flags=8002<BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
> 
> Any wiser?
> 
> Thanks for your help,
> 
> Andrew

Regards
Kevin




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