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Re: ftp install through ICS-shared cable (road runner)
--- jfh <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am trying to install 2.8 on an old pentium system. I am connecting
> to houston.rr.com through a RealTek 8193 ethernet card. I have had
> no problems (that I can tell) until I try to FTP the tarballs. I
> either get a "cannot find route" or a "Operation timed out" error.
> This happens when I connect the computer in question directly to the
> cable modem, or when I try to connect via ICS through my win98 box.
> In all of my various iterations, I cannot sucessfully ping anything
> outside my home network. What am I doing wrong? Am I having
> problems because I have only the losest of ideas about what I am
> doing? Or does road runner not allow non MS operating systems (can
> they tell?)?
Roadrunner needs to know the specifics of your nic before you can
establish a connection. You'll have to call rr support so they can get
the info they need on their end.
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