Re: site to which iceweasel cannot connect - SOLVED
On Fri, 16 Oct 2009 12:32:43 -0400, I wrote:
> From iceweasel, I can never connect to this site:
On Fri, 16 Oct 2009 21:15:45 +0200, Florian Kulzer replied:
> Try if you can connect to the server using telnet on port 80:
> telnet cincinnati.com 80
This immediately revealed the problem, which is that I am occasionally an
idiot. The output was:
at which point I realized that I had this in /etc/hosts:
I do this when a site is responsible for annoying browser ads that I want to
avoid. Now I actually want some content from that site. I deleted the line
from /etc/hosts, and it's fixed.
Thanks for providing the critical test, Florian.