SSH Help / Installing ports / Internet

Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. kdk at
Wed May 12 19:16:19 PDT 2004

Bruce Hunter wrote:

> Brad Tarver wrote:
>> Bruce Hunter wrote on 05/12/04 09:02 PM:
>>> Brad Tarver wrote:
>>>> Check /etc/resolv.conf and /etc/rc.conf for your defaultrouter entry.
>>> my defaultrouter entry is set to my router ip, any other ideas?
>>> hmmm.....
>> what are you trying to ping? an ip address or a hostname? If you are 
>> pinging a hostname and not getting anything, i would suggest checking 
>> your /etc/resolv.conf for nameserver entries.
> I am pinging b/c I am testing. I am trying to install a port. When a 
> port installs, it downloads the required files. Whenever I try, I get 
> an error b/c it can't download any of the files needed for the port. 
> This happens with all ports. On top of that I can't ping crap outside 
> my network. Nothing.. Something is blocking me from going to the net. 
> It not my router, i'm sure of that.

What's the output of `netstat -rn` ?

Kevin Kinsey
DaleCo, S.P.

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list