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  1. #1
    mugs
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    Ping

    Using Mandrake 9.0. Internet works fine, but I cannot ping a site. I can ping myself, it seems, but no where else. It just stalls? Any suggestions? Thanks.

  2. #2

    Re:Ping

    Firewall? Router?

    What do you mean stalls?

    Who are you trying to ping? how?
    Its better to regret something you have done than to regret something you havent done :P

  3. #3
    mugs
    Guest

    Re:Ping

    Router, I dont think the Mandrake Firewall is running.

    It just sits there and nothing ever happens, no message. When I try pinging myself, it just keeps going and going and going.

    I was just trying to ping like www.espn.com, for example.

    I just type ping www.espn.com in konsole

    Thanks.

  4. #4
    Aaron_Adams
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    Re:Ping

    Have you tried to ping something else? I can't ping www.espn.com. Maybe they have some ICMP functionality disabled. A lot of sites disable it to prevent ICMP flooding.

    Try to ping google maybe

  5. #5

    Re:Ping

    There you have it, espn must have ICMP disabled

    $ ping www.google.com
    PING www.google.com (216.239.37.100) from 192.168.1.100 : 56(84) bytes of data.
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=1 ttl=47 time=777 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=2 ttl=47 time=727 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=3 ttl=47 time=505 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=5 ttl=47 time=731 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=6 ttl=47 time=781 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=7 ttl=47 time=522 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=8 ttl=47 time=506 ms
    64 bytes from www.google.com (216.239.37.100): icmp_seq=9 ttl=47 time=992 ms

    --- www.google.com ping statistics ---
    10 packets transmitted, 8 received, 20% loss, time 12030ms
    rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 505.172/693.325/992.817/160.711 ms

    $ ping www.espn.com
    PING www.espn.com (204.202.132.19) from 192.168.1.100 : 56(84) bytes of data.

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  6. #6
    mugs
    Guest

    Re:Ping

    You were right, thanks. I had tried a couple of different sites, all happened to be like espn. Tried google and it worked. Thanks!

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