Chad R. Larson wrote:
>At 07:48 AM 1/9/2004, Paul Phillips wrote:
>>While still struggling with the rebooting problem, I notice that sometimes
>>packets are getting blocked outbound from my LAN. I have this set as the
>>default - to allow anything out. Here is an example from the log:
>>08:43:43.568570 rl0 @0:13 B 192.168.x.x,51747 -> 192.168.y.x,143 PR tcp
>>len 20 62 -AFP IN
>>As you can see this is a LAN machine attempting to connect to a test IMAP
>>server on a test DMZ.
>>Why would this packet get dropped?
>Do you have the "Block private networks" box checked at the bottom of the
>WAN setup screen? You notice that you're using private addresses on both
That should have no effect. He's not going through the WAN. This is a
packet from LAN to DMZ. Wan rules should not touch it. I can only say,
I see this same exact behavior on my box, but do not notice any problems
it causes. Even though the packets show as blocked, they don't seem to
really be blocked.