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> Issue With Wget, Ipkg, Etc., Wireless?
Capn_Fish
post Sep 11 2007, 05:56 PM
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I have an odd issue with wget, ipkg, apt-get, XVhat, and other apps that try to access the net. Many times they'll fail to find the site they're trying to access and assume it's IP is 1.0.0.0, then time out. It works much more often, if not almost always, over my desktop's wired connection, making me believe that it's a wireless thing.

Any ideas? This is getting really annoying.
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sdjf
post Sep 12 2007, 12:53 PM
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I would run commands like "route" and "ifconfig" to see if/how you are connected before trying to do wget, etc.

Also try "ping google.com" and "nslookup google.com".

If no packets are returned by ping, and your Z can't find google, you ain't made it to the net for sure.

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