Cannot ssh from FreeBSD to Linux

Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC chad at
Tue Feb 10 21:07:04 PST 2004

>  I am running FreeBSD 5.1 and running Debian Woody stock 2.2.20 kernel.
> My ISP is Comcast and each machine has an IP address assigned by DHCP,
> from Comcast.
> My problem is: I am unable to ssh to the FreeBSD machine from my Debian
> machine and cannot ssh to Debian from FreeBSD. However, I can ssh to
> each machine from a Windows XP machine, also on Comcast. As a matter of
> fact, all three of the machines are attached to the same hub.

Per chance what are the IP addresses assigned by DHCP to the Linux and 
FBSD machines?  Could they be on different "networks" ?


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