Subject: Re: Mosaic not talking?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, port-amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Nickolas Ray Ellson <email@example.com>
Date: 04/01/1996 22:32:12
> Also try 'telnet www.teleport.com 80'
> then 'GET /'
> If you get the html for a web page ending
> then that indicates the link should be ok...
> You might want to post this question to the list to see if anyo=
> else has seen this problem (I dont use ppp :)
Ok, I tried that under the shell, then in an XTerm window. I also tried=
1. telnet to www.teleport.com 80 from the shell gave me the whole web p=
2. telnet from and XTERM the exact same way got me logged in, and gave =
after typing GET /
3. Ping under shell to voicenet.com (a site on the other side of the US=
gave me 4% packet loss out of 22 packets sent.
4. The same thing under XTerm gave me 42% packet loss with 23 packets s=
I also tried the whole thing with AmiTCP on the Amiga side... Telnet wa=
fast to read, and ping went 100 pings with no loss.
So does this mean I have the PPP interface configured wrong and I am sp=
data? Also do the slower X11 results mean that X-Windows is not somethi=
ng to run
across a 28.8 line?
Any advice would be great. For your information I am setting my serial =
/dev/ttym0 and the speed at 57600 or 38400 (no difference). My MTU and =
at 1500 as my ISP requested. and I am using CRTSCTS in my options file.
(For those not familiar with my original question, I was asking why Mos=
Arena were not getting web-pages)
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