Re: Masquerading problems: squeeze via lenny
i think your problem is mtu fragmentation.
try on the squeeze the following as root:
ifconfig eth0 mtu 1300
and try that wget again
Am Sonntag 03 Januar 2010 09:30:18 schrieb Andrei Popescu:
> Hi everybody,
> I'm banging my head against the wall with this one and could appreciate
> some hints. Here is the setup:
> - the gateway box is running lenny and is connected to the internet via
> eth0 using PPPoE and using shorewall(-perl) to set up a simple
> firewall and IP forwarding to a 192.168.xx.xx/24 on eth1. It also has
> dnsmasq for DNS caching and DHCP.
> - the client box is running squeeze (up-to-date) and is connected via
> eth0 to eth1 of the lenny box and is now on static IP.
> The problem is that some websites work flawlessly from the squeeze box
> and some stall. The same sites are ok from the lenny box. Here are
> example sessions with wget:
> $ wget www.google.com
> --2010-01-03 10:18:58-- http://www.google.com/
> Resolving www.google.com... 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206,
> ... Connecting to www.google.com|220.127.116.11|:80... connected.
> HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found
> Location: http://www.google.ro/ [following]
> --2010-01-03 10:18:58-- http://www.google.ro/
> Resolving www.google.ro... 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, ...
> Reusing existing connection to www.google.com:80.
> HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
> Length: unspecified [text/html]
> Saving to: “index.html”
> [ <=>
> ] 6,630 --.-K/s in 0.001s
> 2010-01-03 10:18:58 (4.33 MB/s) - “index.html” saved 
> $ wget www.livecdlist.com
> --2010-01-03 10:19:49-- http://www.livecdlist.com/
> Resolving www.livecdlist.com... 188.8.131.52
> Connecting to www.livecdlist.com|184.108.40.206|:80... connected.
> HTTP request sent, awaiting response...
> ...and it never completes.
> I have no idea what to try so any hints are welcome.