Fox Fire won't open some web sites

Asked by BobRafalovich on 2007-04-26

I'm new to Lenux. I have installed ubuntu. I'm having problems with the Fox Fire Browser. It will only open certain site. Most web sites it will not open.
If I enter the ip address of a site then it will open that site but none of the internal links.
I think this must be a DSL router issue. I have a Qwest ActionTec GT701-WG DSL modem and router.
Any suggestions.

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I suspect that this could be a DNS issue. Can you find out the DNS servers used by your ISP and fill them in under System --> Administration --> Network in the DNS tab. It's probably due to Ubuntu using the DSL router as the DNS server, others have found this to be a problem.

BobRafalovich (homebob) said : #2

The DNS IP is and
Right now I'm working in XP. I will need to boot into my Lenux.
Where do I enter this IP information? Is it in Fox Fire or some where else?

System --> Administration --> Network in the DNS tab.

BobRafalovich (homebob) said : #4

Thanks Alan Pope, that solved my question.