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Re: Timeout connecting to gateway

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  • Robin Cutshaw
    ... You might try to run tcpdump on the gateway and look for the packets from the source that isn t making it through. I do this all the time. tcpdump -i eth0
    Message 1 of 2 , Feb 16, 2008
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      --- In DVDongle@yahoogroups.com, "Kurt" <oe1kbc@...> wrote:
      >
      > My local gateway in town is OE1XDS. When I try to connect
      > i get the message "Timeout connecting to gateway". This occurs
      > when i go over my broadband internet provider via cable.
      >
      > I also own a airmodem with HSDPA. If i connect this modem to the
      > same computer as above i can succefully connect and work via
      > OE1XDS.
      >
      > The gateway and my computer are on the same cable provider (nearly
      > the same ip adress)
      >
      > Can someone explain this abnormal difference?
      >

      You might try to run tcpdump on the gateway and look for the packets
      from the source that isn't making it through. I do this all the time.

      tcpdump -i eth0 -X -s 1500 udp port 20001

      That will tell you if you are being blocked. Ctrl-C to quit.

      Robin
      AA4RC
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