Help Networking Windows XP to Linux Mandrake 7.2 to only share the Internet
Can some one please help me how to connect 2 PCs togother peer to peer no hubs no devices only wires a physical wire connecting both PCs.
so far I have set up IP add
PC1 which has XP 192.168.0.x (Yes I have enabled sharing for the Internet)
PC2 which has Linux 192.168.0.x
Then I have set up the default gate way for the Linix
i got connection established but when i ping 100% packet loss for both PCs
Please suggest any ideas or give a step by step from the begininnig