Used to work, now it doesnt !

Seak, Teng-Fong tfseak "at"
Mon Jan 19 17:03:00 2004

> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : Matt Dardis [mailto:mdardis "at"] 
> Envoyi : lundi 19 janvier 2004 17:35
> @ : vnc-list "at"
> Objet : Used to work, now it doesnt !
> I had set up VNC from home to office in Nov 03 and it worked fine.
> Nothing has changed as far as the routers(Linksys BEFSR41 on 
> both ends).
> Strangely, I only had ports 5900-5904 forwarded, but it still worked.

	5800 is only for VNC webserver in the first phase of connection.

> I have since forwarded 5800-5804 just to be sure.

	I'm wondering if "traceroute" (or "tracert in Win plateform) could be used to trace up to where the route is broken?  Well, as suggested by its very name, I would think yes.  Isn't it?

> Work is Verizon PPOE DSL and home is Comcast cable.
> Now I can't ping or telnet in either direction.
> I have checked the work IP at and confirmed 
> it in the router status page.
> I have someone at work right now handling onsite tasks and we 
> still can't get this to work.
> I assume (yeahyeahyeah, I know...) that I was able to ping in 
> Nov. and Verizon and Comcast swear they don't restrict this.
> I Checked the Archives and esp. the very helpful
> "Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 10:44:45 -0800 From: 
> Matthew.van.Eerde "at"
> Subject: RE: Problem Connecting through Linksys router" 
> thread and I feel I have everything setup as described. Heck, 
> It should work, It already did!
> Any help guys?!?!?!  I'm dyin' over here!
> Matt Dardis
> President/Geek
> Dardis Consulting
> Boston, MA
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