PASV feature problems...

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Xorcist
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PASV feature problems...

Post by Xorcist » Sun Jun 27, 2004 1:48 am

Okay, here is the deal, I've setup PASV pointing to my routers IP of 192.168.1.1, I set teh default port range of 1025-3500, and I've fowarded those ports on my router to my FTP server at 192.168.1.99. Now while this seems to be okay, it killed my internet connection? I could ping anywhere just fine (i.e. www.google.com), but I couldn't get there in a browser, it killed my IRC connect, and a bunch of other things. All on a machine that wasn't the FTP server. Anyone have any ideas why this might be...

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Post by Serin » Tue Jun 29, 2004 4:12 pm

Hello,

PASV should be pointing to your Router WAN address, not you local router address. Any 192.168.*.* number is an internal network address.

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Post by otsoroke » Tue Jun 29, 2004 7:00 pm

Also, any applications that are using ports in the 1025-3500 range may be conflicting with your passive configuration.

Using windows, try a netstat -p TCP from the command prompt to see if any ports may be conflicting.

Owen

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