View Full Version : [ubuntu] ping working but still no internet

January 1st, 2010, 09:06 PM
Hi, Sorry total nube here,

I can ping my router, i can ping google and i can ping the ip address you get in the ubuntu help

If i type i can get my router control panel

i just cant connect to the web,

Any help would be much appreciated.



January 1st, 2010, 09:36 PM
Do you ping Google by name or address?
Verify valid nameservers in /etc/resolv.conf. I presume the gateway is correct, but you can check route -n to be sure. Another solution I've seen mentioned is to change MTU value (down from 1500 to 1492). Check it via ifconfig -a.