Mondo strange problem: linux firewall, NT PDC
GLeblanc at cu-portland.edu
Tue Sep 28 00:13:35 GMT 1999
Is this a problem that showed up because you changed something, or a problem
that you're having getting something to work?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Hazel [mailto:hazel at onebox.com]
> Sent: Monday, September 27, 1999 5:08 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-NTDOM
> Subject: Mondo strange problem: linux firewall, NT PDC
> Thanks for all the interesting posts I have read on this list already.
> Here is what is going on:
> Win95 or Win98 client calls ISP, establishes connection.
> Then, launches a PPTP connection to the Linux box acting as firewall.
> The NT PDC authenticates logon. (If type wrong password, it
> will deny it.)
> The connection shows up looking good under RAS-->Active Users
> and Event Viewer.
> But -- and this is a big but -- the client cannot ping the
> RAS server! And the RAS server can't ping client!! Client
> can't ping anybody on local network. (Needless to say,
> Network Neighborhood is totally deserted.) It's like the
> client gets authenticated into the domain, but ends up in its
> own separate domain.
> Any ideas at all much appreciated. Thanks in advance!
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