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 From:  "Tim Vaughan" <talltim at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Inbound ping fails as soon as I ping out to that host
 Date:  Mon, 24 Jul 2006 12:05:45 +0100
Hi,

This doesn't appear to cause any unwanted effects so it's more of a
curiosity at the moment.  I've found that if, while pinging an
external host, I send a ping from that host to my m0n0wall, the ping
fails and I don't get a reply until I stop for some time.  When I
check the logs, I see that my m0n0 has been blocking all the dropped
pings.  Why is this?  Is it a consequence of NAT?

Cheers,

Tim