buildup of Windows time_wait talking to fbsd 4.10
LConrad at Go2France.com
Mon Jan 10 09:26:21 PST 2005
>Just off the top of my head...
>You mentioned the freebsd machine is the gateway. Do you have a firewall
>on the host blocking connections from the windows machine?
a forgotten detail is that the windows machine sends just fine to the 4.10
gateway for a few minutes, but the time_wait inevitably builds up, so smtp
access from windows to either gateway is ok.
> Do you have a different kernel configuration between 4.7 and 4.10?
> i.e. do you have something like ipdivert, etc in the kernel on one box
> and not the other? Can the windows machine ping the ip 192.168.200.59 as
> its a different class C?
sure, basic connectivity is ok.
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