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From Ross Scanlon <r...@theinternethost.com.au>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache + DSL + Router + Beginner = partial web-presence outside router!HELP!
Date Fri, 30 Aug 2002 04:30:24 GMT
Check to see what your TCP window size is.

Use netstat -rn

I had a similar problem with my server and when I set the window size to 16384 it solved the
problem

-- 
Regards
Ross
ross@theinternethost.com.au


On Wed, 28 Aug 2002 05:32:11 -0700 (PDT)
Ven <venkman69@yahoo.com> wrote:

> I am having problems getting my apache webserver in what appears to
> be 
> transmitting (specifically) webpages to the WAN.
> 
> Here's my setup:
> 
> RedHat 7.3
> Apache : 1.3.23
> 
> Router:
> Linksys DSL 4port router handles the PPPoE connection to the service
> provider and serves as a hub locally.
>    I don't use DHCP, all machines have static IP addresses.
>    Forwarding enabled on port 80 to the apache webserver ip address.
> 
> Domain name:
> I have registered with noip.com which provides dynamic dns service
> since my DSL line is not a static IP address. This works very well,
> and I have tested pings from few of the websites which provide the
> service. They were all successful in resolving my hostname.
> 
> Apache config:
> The installation is default. The only thing I changed was the
> ServerName directive to my noip registered hostname (well fqdn).
> 
> Here are the following things I have tried and the results:
> 
> 1. Within my LAN (on "my" side of the router) apache is working. I am
> 
> able to get to the pages (just the apache documentation which is
> default).
> I am also able to run cgi-bin scripts. I created a few small ones and
> 
> they all work fine.
> 
> 2. When I browse the webserver from the "other side" of the 
> router,things get weird. What I do for this is go to 
> babelfish.altavista.com and request a translation for my website. 
> Result: nothing. babelfish is unable to retrieve the page and times
> out. 
> access_log states that the babelfish was served and gives a 200
> status 
> which I have come to understand as an okay (still trying to find the
> list of codes and related messages).
> 
> 3. The freaky thing is that I am able to run the cgi-bin scripts
> without problems. Babelfish is able to retrieve the results in no
> time and show me a translated version without problems.
> 
> 4. I went ahead and modified some of the directory settings. I
> changed 
> /usr/share/doc to "allow from all" instead of localhost. Then
> babelfish timed out trying to access /doc/. Then I specifically set
> the deny all and this generated error response:Forbidden, which
> babelfish translated. So I figure that the information is able to get
> through both ways - otherwise there would be no error message.
> 
> Could someone please assist? this is so frustrating ! Does anyone
> have 
> any ideas as to what could be the screwup?
> 
> Thanks in advance
> 
> Venkman venkman69@yahoo.com
> 
> 
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