Re: Networking Help

Ryan Sweat (ryans@ih2000.net)
Mon, 8 Mar 1999 19:12:12 -0600


Try to make a crossover cable and direcly connect the two machines.
maybe the hub is bad. you nic cards should light up if the cable is made
correclty.

ryans@ih2000.net

-----Original Message-----
From: J.H. <Machine@3dimages.com>
To: linux-net@vger.rutgers.edu <linux-net@vger.rutgers.edu>
Date: Monday, March 08, 1999 6:50 PM
Subject: Networking Help

>Ok. I have a linux box up and working great. I add a network card and
>a hub, but I can't even get the two to communicate or even for a light
>to show on the hub. I know the hub, cable and NIC are all fine because
>they work ok in my Windows machine. What else do I have to do? I tried
>using the network configurator to make the card "active" but that didn't
>seem to get any results. Do I have to enter IP information? My goal is
>to get the Linux box working on the hub so that I can have my Windows
>machine communicate with it. I guess I need help from the ground up if
>anyone has done this before.
>
>Thanks!
>
>Justin
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