Subject: Re: IP and netmask problem
To: Tomasz Barczy?ski <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/17/2003 23:55:23
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On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 11:13:04PM +0100, Tomasz Barczy?ski wrote:
> I have got network parameters from my ISP:
> IP address:    a.b.c.102
> netmask:
> gateway:        a.b.c.86
> primary DNS:    a.b.c.6
> Gatway and DNS are out of local network,

yes, of course. They re not on your Ethernet (or ARCnet or Token Ring),
but somewhere on the other side of your external network, but you don't
tell what it is.

> so it do not work.

Well, without seeing your real /etc/hosts, /etc/resolf.conf, /etc/ifconfig.=
/etc/rc.conf and netstat -f inet output, nobody can tell what you have
mistyped... I suggest you ask again with more information.

> Can I do anything to get these work with NetBSD?

Configure it correctly, I guess. Give enough information about what you have
done and what your setup is and we'll be able to help you.


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