View Full Version : [ubuntu] no internet connection ubuntu 8.4 hardy

July 4th, 2009, 06:16 AM
good day. im getting a hard time in connecting my computer to the internet. I installed ubuntu 8.4 to give it a try, but after the installation, my internet connection is not working at all. even if i restart my router, the network icon is not animating as it will use to be when detecting a connection, i cant upgrade my system at all. pls any help? here are the setting on my network setting:





July 4th, 2009, 07:24 AM
Are you able to ping an external IP address such as

If you can, then it is a DNS issue.

July 4th, 2009, 11:22 AM
post output of ifconfig from the ubuntu terminal

July 5th, 2009, 12:32 AM
ifconfig (as mentioned above) will show if your machine is getting an IP address. If not, then the results of lshw -C network might be helpful.

July 5th, 2009, 12:39 AM
Is this a wired connection?

July 8th, 2009, 04:23 PM
hi again: sorry for the late reply, ahhm, its kinda weird, but my internet just suddenly goes online, but for only about 5 mins. and while im downloading some updates, it just stop, and my mouse just stop working. when i restart, it took me more or less 5 min before completely restart. hmmm here is my ifconfig: i attach it together with the lsh -c network

July 10th, 2009, 04:19 PM
sorry but i think the issue was that my Internet provider disable different pc using same router and even prolong torrent. thanks anyway so much