can not connect to or IP addr port 80

Cary cary at
Mon Aug 1 19:44:31 UTC 2016

Matthias Apitz wrote:
> Hello,
> I have some FreeBSD CURRENT netbooks and one Ubuntu in my WLAN, the WAN IP
> addr is (as shown by )
> none of the WLAN workstations can reach at port 80; the
> command
> telnet 80
> shows resolving to the IP addr, but does not connect; a tcpdump
> shows only SYN pkg going out to but no SYN answer is coming in.
> This is as far as I can see the only side which is not reachable, all other
> port 80, 443 and SSH 22 to anywhere is just fine;
> Any ideas what could be wrong? I'm afraid, when I contact my ISP (a German
> local telephone provider) they will ask me if I have the latest Win7 patch
> installed ... :-)
> matthias
hello Matthias,

Today I also noticed, just after fetching ports with portsnap(8) ,
that wasn't responding.  It is back now afaict.


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