skype cannot login
rodolfopellegrino at gmail.com
Wed Nov 28 10:24:30 PST 2007
On Nov 28, 2007 2:29 PM, Laszlo Nagy <gandalf at shopzeus.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> My network configuration is a bit odd:
> Internet ------- SMC Hardware Router --------
> (192.168.1.0/126.96.36.199) ----------- FreeBSD Gateway -----------
> (192.168.0.0/255.255.255.0) ----------- Client computer
> - skype is running on the client computer.
> - The FreeBSD Gateway is a computer with two NIC cards, running natd,
> and named
> - The client computer is 6.3-PRERELEASE i386 using linux compatibility
> mode for skype
> I can access everything on the internet from the client. Here are some
> things that I tried:
> - ping
> - nslookup
> - smtp
> - imaps
> - www
> All the above work fine. However, when I try to login with skype, it
> tells me "Logging in failed". When I try to register a new user, it
> tells me "Register failed" with friendly red letters.
> Do you have any idea what is the problem with my configuration? It might
> be that skype cannot do NAT traversal through two NATs?
> BTW, the client computer uses NFS to mount /, but I hope this is not
> related to the problem.
I've found a similar problem, but in Skype there are a configuration in
"Tools" that tells Skype the port to use. Try port 80 as I did and worked.
Rodolfo Bojo Pellegrino
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