Subject: Re: Missing distfile for pkg_install?
To: Andrew Gillham <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/21/2002 23:21:14
On Fri, 2002-06-21 at 22:55, Andrew Gillham wrote:

> I didn't notice right away that was just dumping my connection.
> This seems to be an issue with my connection to  It looks like
> our firewall might be choking on the ftpd output, since I can connect if I 
> put a '-' in front of the password.
> Everything is working ok after:

Do you happen to be behind a NAT box that does PPPoE (without MSS
clamping)? I've been seeing the same problem on my end (with the
described scenario), and Squid solved the problem nicely for me.