Re: ICMP Ping being lost between kernel and the ping program. (Solved!)
From: Jesse Gordon
Date: Thu Nov 17 2005 - 16:35:21 EST
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"Jesse Gordon" <jesseg@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Subject: ICMP Ping being lost between kernel and the ping program.
Greetings. This is my first post.
I'm having a weird intermittent problem with ping.
I'm pinging the WAN port of a cheap home DSL firewall (d-link di-604) and
sometimes the ping program fails to get a response,
but if I run tcpdump I can see that the response is indeed coming back.
.. snip ..
The Dlink firewalls were responding with stale ICMP Identifier when pinged a
second time, and the ping program was ignoring the responses which had a
The windows box always works because it always uses the same number for
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