Strange network behaviour

Paul Sprakes pauls at sprakes.co.uk
Wed Feb 11 03:58:58 PST 2004


Update: I have rebooted my LFS box into the old Mandrake partition and that 
worked fine too (IP still 10.0.0.1). So it is definatley something wrong with 
my LFS system but I don't know where to look.


On Wednesday 11 Feb 2004 11:42, Paul Sprakes wrote:
> Please help!
>
> I have 2 Linux boxes both connected to the same adsl router:
>
> 10.0.0.1 is running (B)LFS 5
> 10.0.0.3 is Mandrake 9.1
>
> In general the network connection on the LFS box seems fine, however when
> trying to download the Java SDK from java.sun.com (in fact any download
> link at javashoplm.sun.com) I get connection timeouts.
>
> If I try the same thing on the Mandrake box it works fine.
>
> I have tried downloading with Konqueror, Links the text browser and passing
> the URL to wget and they all timeout. Here is the output to wget:
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---------------------- wget
> http://javashoplm.sun.com/ECom/docs/Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22&PartDetailId=j2s
>dk-1.4.2_03-oth-JPR&SiteId=JSC&TransactionId=noreg
>
>
> --11:38:54--  http://javashoplm.sun.com/ECom/docs/Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22
>            => `Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22'
> Resolving javashoplm.sun.com...
> [root at sprakes /home/paul/downloads/traceroute-1.4a12]# done.
> Connecting to javashoplm.sun.com[192.18.97.204]:80... connected.
> HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Moved Temporarily
> Location:
> http://jsecom16a.sun.com/ECom/docs/Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22&LMLoadBalanced=
> [following]
> --11:38:55--
> http://jsecom16a.sun.com/ECom/docs/Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22&LMLoadBalanced=
>            => `Welcome.jsp?StoreId=22&LMLoadBalanced='
> Resolving jsecom16a.sun.com... done.
> Connecting to jsecom16a.sun.com[192.18.97.51]:80... failed: Connection
> timed out.
> Retrying.
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----------------------
>
>
> So, what could be the difference between the two machines?
>
> Cheers, Paul.



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