Re: [uCsimm] ethernet connectivity problem

From: David Smead (
Date: Mon Jul 17 2000 - 16:27:12 EDT


If you're trying to ping using IP numbers and getting no joy, then that
would indicate a hardware problem. If you're using host names, then you
get to learn more about name resolution.


David Smead

On 17 Jul 2000, Richard Sevenich wrote:

> Another newbie question for my new uCsimm setup.
> I have serial communication established between my laptop and the uCsimm
> which is on the uCgardener. I now want to establish the ethernet connection.
> Both the uCsimm and laptop recognize their respective ethernets, each has a
> different IP address on the same subnet etc., each can ping itself by the
> proper IP - but neither can ping the other. I believe I have the respective
> machines set up properly, but perhaps there
> is something I've missed. Any hints?
> The laptop's ethernet pcmcia card is new, so it could have a RJ45 connector
> problem I suppose. The two machines are connected by a crossover cable, but I
> also tried with regular cables and my hub.
> I would appreciate hints/advice.
> TIA,
> Sev
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