On Thu, 19 Feb 2004 11:46:57 +0800 Robert Storey <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I'm trying to set up a FreeBSD client machine for a school. They have > never used FBSD or even Linux, they are 100% Windows. They are > interested in letting their students gain experience with non-Windows > software. So I need to prove to them that FBSD can work, but I've run > into a major obstacle. > > The client machines are connected to a switch, which is connected to a > Windows 2000 gateway machine to access the Internet. I set up a FBSD > client, and using dhcp it can find the network. I can ping the gateway > machine, and even ping the local ISP. I can also use gftp to access > some anonymous ftp sites (such as FreeBSD.org) though performance > seems slow. > > The problem - I cannot access any web sites with http. Doesn't matter > if I use Konqueror, Mozilla or Lynx. Yet, all the Windows machines on > this network can browse the web (using Internet Explorer) without > difficulty. Are the IE's on win machine using a proxy on the 2000 gateway ? -- IOnut Unregistered ;) FreeBSD user _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"