View Full Version : [SOLVED] Can't ping anything beyond the router on one computer

April 1st, 2010, 05:00 AM
I have a weird issue with my Ubuntu 9.10 Desktop. It gets a IP address via dhcp just fine. I can ping the router, but not the DNS IP address. Not a problem with router or net connection because I shut off the wireless on my Macbook and plug it into the same cable as my Desktop and it connects to internet just fine. I don't have any special firewall rules, no mac filtering, and no firewall software on the desktop computer. Any ideas?

April 1st, 2010, 01:19 PM
So the gateway address was set wrong in the dhcp configuration. Mac OS could compensate with the error, very interesting.