Thu Jun 19 11:44:30 BST 2003
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pete French" <pete at twisted.org.uk>
To: <dan at compsupport.co.uk>; <freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 19, 2003 10:51 AM
Subject: Re: Routed ppp
> > Results:
> > c:> ping 192.168.1.3 gives full reply TTL 64
> > c:> ping domain.test.com gives unknown host domain
> > c:> ping www.freebsd.org gives unknown host www.freebsd.org
> > c:>tracert www.freebsd.org gives unable to resolve target system name
> > www.freebsd.org
> Where do you have your DNS pointing to ? What happens if you use the
> numbers instead of the names ?
Dns is set up by ppp "set dns"
I don't have numbers for www.freebsd.org, test.com is my gateway 192.168.1.3
> > whilst online PPP with tiscali
> > I can ping 126.96.36.199 from c:> gives TTL 254
> > also 188.8.131.52 gives TTL 64.
> How did you supply the nat option to ppp, and did you also supply the
default route ?
Nat option was given at the ppp command line "nat enable yes" prior to
manual dialing. default route was set up in ppp.conf using the handbook
In /etc/rc.conf you should have:
> ppp_profile="whatever-yours-is-called" "papchap"
In my /etc/defaults/rc.conf I have these +
> been a while since I ussed dialup, but I am fairly sure thats all I did,
> and some of those options may now be the default!
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