I tried changing the MTU using Regedit... I followed this
http://www.annoyances.org/exec/show/article04-107 from Lee's post.
I did the ping deal at 1500 got defrag error, did the 1492, got error
did 1454 and got a ping. Made the change in regedit like the article
says... and still no dice. I forgot to try 1430 and will when I get
Does DrTCP do somehting the reg edit does not that might make this
work? Seriously... Im getting ready to sell this laptop and get a
different one. Its really baffling me.
I havent had time to search up the previously mentioned set of posts...
but will when I get time. Just wanted to up date everyone incase that
triggered a new idea for a solution.
Alex Neuman van der Hans wrote:
> Download DRTCP and lower your MTU to 1430. Do the same for the m0n0
> box if you want (no real need, but doesn't hurt either). There is
> another thread discussing this on the list, and you can google around
> for the scary stories regarding problems like you describe being
> solved by manually lowering the MTU (which should be automatic, but
> Wade Carpenter wrote:
>> Im conviced its m0n0 doing it... well... in this case NOT doing it.
>> Here is the scenario again.
>> |---> Wired LAN
>> Static IP DSL -> m0n0 -> switch
>> |---> Wireless AP
>> (with DHCP disabled so m0n0 can assign)
>> All my wired desktops work fine - mapped drives over VPN, HTTP
>> access, SSH, and all that
>> My laptop - will NOT do anything related to HTTP, no thunderbird
>> email, no firefox, not AVG updates, no windows updates... and so
>> on.... BUT it WILL access mapped drives over VPN, SSH on the vpn,
>> and print over the VPN.
>> I tried a completely new m0n0 box, same results... new config from
>> scratch, nope, got rid of the Dlink DI624 and swapped in a Senao 3054
>> AP - Nope. hooked up a senao 3054 as a bridge and cabled to the
>> laptop.... nope. Once... and I can not explain... yesterday... Senao
>> bridge on and configed, laptop onboard wifi on and configed... and I
>> got http. Restarted the machine and no more..
>> Have hooked laptop up directly to DSL - no - m0n0 - works fine.
>> Now to compound the issue... my house was running 1.2 my office in
>> town 1.2, and my office in a different town 1.2b3. Laptop works just
>> fine wifi or wired at both offices... no problems at all. Exact same
>> configs... I literally set up one location, copied the floppy,
>> installed on two other m0n0s and changed the necesary IPs. So all
>> the rules and stuff are the same. Also... my dad has the exact same
>> laptop.. Toshiba TE2100 and his works at my house just fine wired or
>> wifi. My machine also works just fine at his house.
>> Upgraded my house m0n0 to 1.21... no dice.
>> I am so confused... and I am looking for any ideas to try at all.
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