Re: errors on my interfaces

From: Krishna (Krishna_shekhar@gmx.net)
Date: Tue Dec 31 1996 - 16:46:20 EST


Hi,
      If that machine is connected to the net and if your PC is also
connected to the net and if your PC shows 100% packet loss then that
machine is DOWN.If that PC is in the same network it would apply the same .

regards
Krishna Shekhar
Network Administrator
Wiplash.com

Madhav Diwan wrote:

>Hey .. can someone clarify this:
>
>If i send a ping packet or any other packet out to a network where my
>interface is UP but not plugged into anything with a cable, should i
>get an error on the interface when i look at an ifconfig command ?
>
>How else can i get recieve and trasmit errors?
>
>
>Thanks
>
>Madhav
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