I am not an expert on routing but you appear to have your gateway set up both
eth0 and lo. This could be the route (sorry for pun) of your problem. Can
someone more knowledgeable confirm that the issue here is routing? You should
have one gateway only and that should be on the interface that connects you
to the rest of the world - probably eth0
I looked at several machines here and I see one gateway entry for each machine
and its not on lo.
On Monday 20 March 2006 12:06, SnSmedia wrote:
>Thanks for getting back to me.
>To answer the other suggestions I got:
>*Yes I can ping the IP address of the card.
>*The result from route
>Destination gateway genmask flags metric ref use
> iface 192.168.1.0 * 255.255.255.0 U 0 0
> 0 eth0 loopback localhost 255.0.0.0 UG 0
> 0 0 lo default 192.168.1.1 0.0.0.0
> UG 0 0 0 eth0 *I do not have a host.conf file
> and resolv.conf is exactly the same as live cd resolv.conf
>>I have gone over my net file and I had made a couple of spelling mistakes
> but I fixed them and rebooted but still no joy. I used genkernel so
> forcedeth is part of kernel. I can ping from the live cd no prob. I have
> set the IP to a static one, I did not emerge dhcp if that makes a
> difference. Rapidly running out of hair!!--
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