View Full Version : [ubuntu] Network Sharing

Ragu N S
August 11th, 2009, 11:06 AM
Can i share my internet connection with another laptop ?:KS

August 11th, 2009, 11:36 AM
The simpe answer is yes.

Depending on how you want to do this I can think of two options, I'm sure others could suggest more. You either need to buy a router or have another pc with 2 nic to act as a router.

Explaination of a router (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Router)

A selection of routers supplied by Netgear. (http://www.netgear.com/Products/RoutersandGateways.aspx?for=Home+Networking)

August 11th, 2009, 05:49 PM
like the above post said you really only have those two options. I would go for the former as well (buy a new router) but if thats not an option for what ever reason then your going to need to buy a cross over cable and setup a network bridge.

Plz dont take the following link the wrong way

How To (http://lmgtfy.com/?q=ubuntu+share+internet+connection)

August 11th, 2009, 10:25 PM
A couple of links: