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November 22nd, 2009, 12:59 AM
Is it possible to network 2 pcs together one vista the ubuntu 9.10 without a router?
what I was wanting to do was share internet between the 2 by connecting the modem through usb on the ubuntu computer and connect them though cat 5 if this is possible please help

November 22nd, 2009, 01:27 AM
It can be done. Use a crossover cable between the two, and set up ICS (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Internet/ConnectionSharing) on the Ubuntu machine.