Chapter 7, 'Creating the /etc/init.d/ethnet script'

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Tue Aug 8 05:00:55 PDT 2000

> > windows box which has the same IP, except the last section.  When I tried
> > to ping LFS box from another system outside the 216.162.199.x range, I was
> > unable to do so, and vice versa.  
> That makes sense yes. If you're out of your own network (define the
> network with the netmask option which in your case is probaly set to
> you need to setup a gateway through which other networks

Correction: netmask is probably set to
What I put down was the network address...

Gerard Beekmans

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