[Shorewall-users] Connection Refused

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Wed, 25 Sep 2002 16:42:50 -0700

Bill.Light@kp.org wrote:
> I didn't think I was...DSL - Fixed IP address.  It was one of the 
> reasons I chose Shorewall.  I actually have 5 fixed IP's and wanted to 
> host my own family website, and my brother-in-law's simple web-page, and 
> my daughter's sorority.   I haven't gotten to the webserver part yet... 
>  (An aside - what do you do with your other 4 fixed IP's?)


> 66.xxx.yyy.zzz   assigned by SBC/Pac Bell  (California - Bay area).  As 
> I recall PPPoE was required for dynamic IP, not fixed...but I'm willing 
> to be wrong.
> SuSE 7.3 / 2.4.16 kernel  ==> /etc/rc.config  has SETUPDUMMYDEV="no"   
> and  START_SMPPPD="no"   so if it's there, I guess it's well hidden, or 
> I don't know where to look..

ifconfig ppp0

Even if that gives you an error, you can try setting CLAMPMSS=Yes in your 

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