On 8/20/05, George Monroy <george dot monroy at monroyits dot com> wrote:
> I am using a Linksys switch which is connected to my m0n0wall. Everytime I
> turn my Xbox on and I try to connect to Live it gives me a connection error.
> If I unplug the network cable from the Xbox and then replug it in it works
> everytime. Any ideas as to why this is happening? I have a static IP for
> the Xbox and my PC and I have a dhcp range but they are using IPs that are
> not in the dhcp range.
Doesn't sound m0n0wall related, but I'd check the link light on the
switch and the Xbox (if it has one) and try to ping the Xbox's IP from
your PC, before replugging the cable. Sounds like the Xbox, the
Linksys, or a combination of the two flake out whenever you initially
fire up the Xbox.