Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 138721
http hangs when trying connect to www.f5.com
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:11:46 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)
Description of problem:
When trying connect directly (without any proxy) to http://www.f5.com
connection "hangs", there is no data. Tried with several browsers and
Linux lossi 2.6.8-1.521
[ossi@lossi ~]$ telnet www.f5.com 80
Connected to www.f5.com.
Escape character is '^]'.
GET / HTTP/1.0
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. telnet www.f5.com 80
2. GET / HTTP/1.0 (press enter)
3. (press enter)
Actual Results: Nothing. Connection is made, but then things stops.
Expected Results: Get the data of "index page".
Everything seems to be working fine with kernel 2.6.6 and earlier.
Also 2.6.9 kernel seems to work fine.
fixed in latest errata kernel ?
Tested with latest kernel (2.6.9-1.6_FC2) and 2.6.7-1.494.2.2 and
Now all of those works ok in this situation.
The case was tested with a few other people (and with Debian using
2.6.8 kernel) and they had same problem.
Wonder what might have caused it...