Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 426678
port 80 not accessible on eth0
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:36:34 EST
Description of problem:
I have a "VIA Technologies, VIA Technologies, Inc. VT6102 [Rhine-II]" NIC
connected to an ECI B-FOCuS 270PR ADSL model. I used fedora ever since version
5. On FC5 the modem functioned as a router, and it worked fine.
When I upgraded to FC6 (long time ago, when it was just released) I couldn't
access any websites. I found out that I can access https, ftp etc. but not http.
I figured out that for some reason, port 80 was blocked. When using VMWare with
Windows, I could access websites.
I configured the modem to be a bridge, and I'm connecting through pppoe. This
way it works. Anyway, although I can access websites on ppp0, I cannot access
the modem itself (for configuration), which is on eth0 port 80.
I attached a tcpdump when trying to connect to the modem (the same applies for
websites, when the modem is configured as a gateway):
The problem persists with all version of fedora. I currently work with Fedora 8
with all the latest updates (kernel version 188.8.131.52-85).
ipv6 is disabled in modprobe.conf, so it is not the problem.
thanks ahead for your help.
Created attachment 290342 [details]
tcpdump while connecting to local modem on eth0
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