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Re: [SLUG] ping problems
- To: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "mike" <tech-lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] ping problems
- From: "David Kempe" <dave@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed May 30 16:45:02 2001
Make sure reverse DNS works for the places you are trying to ping or ping -n
That will test ICMP.
Also make sure you havent firewalled yourself in.
ipchains -L -n
----- Original Message -----
From: "mike" <tech-lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2001 4:42 PM
Subject: [SLUG] ping problems
> Greetings all
> This is a newbie question,having just begun to test the waters. 8)
> After recently installing RH 7.0 and setting it up on our network
> (assigning IP and default gateway) I realised that I could traceroute to
> just about anywhere on the planet, I have no probs resolving DNS names etc
> but 100% packet loss with ping and no www. I'm at a loss as where to go or
> what to do. Anyone with any suggestions?
> Thanx in advance
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