Internet connection from LAN
beethoven at internode.on.net
Sun Feb 22 16:15:17 PST 2004
I've just finished my LFS, installed on my laptop. Network is fine, I've
pcmcia-cs package. Ping-ing hosts on my network works fine.
I'm connected to the internet through an ADSL router. My LFS box can ping
router as well. Everything works fine.
What else do I need to do to be able to connect to computer outside my local
Because when I tried to telnet to my university computer, it says :
"Trying xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx <-- resolved IP address
telnet: unable to connect to remote host: Network is unreachable"
it seems to be able to resolve the IP address given the ... umm. u know...
the non-numeric notation.
Can anyone share a light on this ??? Thank you... :)
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