[CentOS] DSL battling rojter - help!

Wed Jul 21 22:01:21 UTC 2010
Mark <mhullrich at gmail.com>


At least for the most part - the immediate solution was to set my
CentOS box to a static IP address and then connect it directly to the

Once that worked, I moved my machine's connection back to the router,
but since the router's WAN connection settings don't seem to work (at
all), I just plugged the modem and the Windows box into the router's
LAN ports.  Once I gave the Windows box it's own static IP address as
well, both machines seem to be happy and can access the web through
the router-acting-as-a-switch.

Many thanks to JohnS for pointing and then guiding me in the right direction.