Subject: Re: Can't connect to the West
To: Thomas Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thomas Bieg <email@example.com>
Date: 07/01/2003 10:14:03
While I'm far away and really can't say anything about Starnet you can
easily see from the traceroute output that they have a routing loop
(your packets bounce between two of their routers and therefore never
reach their destination).
So I think I can safely say that it's not your problem, it's theirs...
I guess things will be working again soon (if not now).
Thomas Miller wrote:
> I'm in Boston, running -current i386 from about June 8.
> Everything has been working fine, but, tonight I can't
> seem to connect to google and other points in the
> West. Do I have a problem here? Starnet says they
> "can't talk to me" because I'm an end user, and "they
> are contractually obligated not to talk to end users."
> Here is traceroute output: