USB Networking troubles

Timo Juhani Lindfors timo.lindfors at
Thu Aug 7 23:54:35 CEST 2008

"michael cole" <mjcole137 at> writes:
> This is not a Freerunner issue -- I am able to ssh into FR using UBS
> networking but I simply cannot get the Freerunner to ping anything
> other than the desktop it is connected to. The issue almost certainly
> has something to do with the iptables/nat  setup on the desktop
> computer.

Can you run

on your desktop system and report the output? It should print all
relevant network information.


desktop$ sudo tcpdump -i usb0 -n icmp
desktop$ sudo tcpdump -i eth0 -n icmp

while running

freerunner$ ping

could be useful. What does tcpdump print in that case?

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