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I connect my Windows 7 to the Internet via USB tethering to my Android.

How can I connect my Linux box to the internet.

  • the Linux box has only NIC.
  • I have a 4 port hub available.
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Its clumsy, but you could connect (assuming you have the cables for the hub) the windows computer and the linux box and share the connection from the windows box. I'm am sure there is a better way though.

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I was thinking the same so I came here to ask :-) – Radek Jun 1 '11 at 0:48
I am sure there is a better way, but that will work (least I can't see why it would not) – soandos Jun 1 '11 at 0:49
so the next question how win7 provides Inet sharing .... – Radek Jun 1 '11 at 0:50
go you your connection and click share. – soandos Jun 1 '11 at 0:51
didn't know it's so easy... thank you – Radek Jun 1 '11 at 0:56

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