Seán Mac Suibhne wrote:
>>Thanks for that I have Mandrake 9.2 here and it works on that. I sometimes
>forget to turn on the firewall and have had to reboot till now to solve this
easy solution to all that - if you only use one or two computers on that
router, then use static IP addresses for the boxes. anything from
192.168.1.2 to 192.168.1.253. The gateway is 192.168.1.254 (on most DSL
that way, you don't rely on DHCP anyway, and it's all solved.
of course, there may be slight ickyness if you sometimes have guest
laptops in the network, but that's another discussion.
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