2600 running Linux 7.3 can't get network connection.

David Hubbard dhubbard at dino.hostasaurus.com
Tue Mar 22 08:17:18 CST 2005


Is the output of "ifconfig" and "netstat -nr" showing the
correct information for the new network?

David 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tim Mills [mailto:tmills at biap.com] 
> Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2005 9:09 AM
> To: linux-poweredge at dell.com
> Subject: 2600 running Linux 7.3 can't get network connection.
> 
> I have a 2600 running Linux 7.3 that I can NOT get to connect 
> to the network.
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> Details:
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> - Static IP with correct gateway, DNS, etc. (I have 2 other 
> 2600's, running the exact same configuration, that work fine, 
> so I have something to compare to.)
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> - Server was in a different location, and moved to our local 
> network. I updated the network settings as stated above. It 
> was working fine when it left the previous location.
> 
> - There is no internal firewall running. Iptables service is 
> disabled, etc.
> 
> - There are two network cards. I am only using one. I tried 
> both with the same results.
> 
> - I've tried multiple available IP's.
> 
> - I've tried DHCP, but it can not get an IP.
> 
> - I've tried different ports on our switch.
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> - The connection appears to be "hot" as it's port on the 
> switch is lit up.
> 
> - I've tried different cables.
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> I'm stumped. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
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> Thanks,
> 
> _______________________
> 
> Tim Mills
> Support Engineer
> BIAP Systems, Inc.
> Visit our website at www.biap.com <http://www.biap.com> 
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