Unable to get net connection

Asked by SAM DANIEL on 2012-07-03

Hi;

I am new user to Ubutu 12.04. i have two connections on my ubutnu machine. 1 is a USB Dongle connection. The device name is ppp0 . This provides net connection for my Ubuntu machine. It also has another connection called eth0 which is a LAN card which gets IP and routing information from a router(wireless accesspoint) .

When i connect both the connections my internet connection fails and if i connect only the PPP0 connection i am able to get internet.
Later my challenge is that this internet connection from my Ubuntu machine has to be shared to a windows machine which is conected to my wireless router.

Please advice.

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2012-07-03
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2012-07-07
SAM DANIEL (sdcisa) said : #1

Please note that the Ipaddress of my Ubuntu eth0 is statically assigned.

Slava Goltser (slavikg) said : #2

This has to do with the routing table. This would be better solved in the forums.

Since this is for a router set up, you will want to find a guide on how to properly set up a router. There are extra options that have to be changed.

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