Re: getting mail through a masq'd server times out on larger email
On Fri, Sep 15, 2000 at 05:01:47PM -0500, Blaine Lee wrote:
> I just found with ifconfig that my ppp link is reporting frame errors.
Care to copy your "ifconfig -a" output to the list?
> I also am looking for where to set 'TCP Sliding window' I don't know if this
> could be worth pursuing.
"Sliding window?" I'm not sure what this is... anyone? Receive Window
(RWin) I have heard of....
> All of the machines behind the masq server have the problem. As I said the email
> worked before, although the path is now different (configured as dirrect connect,
> where it was configured as some sort of proxy). Also since this is intermittent
> I was assuming it had to do with packets getting funneled in different order
> through the masq. (I don't have a clue)
What about trying a client app *on* the masq server? Its packets won't
need to pass through the masquerading code. Give that a shot.
You may also want to copy the output of:
ipchains -n -v -L
into your response. Beware though that this will list all your firewall
rules and your IP addresses, etc. so don't do it if that is a concern.