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Old 12-11-2005, 06:10 PM   #1
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slow initial network connection


I've been having problems with a slow initial network connection with a redhat box on my home lan. trying to connect to its mysql db or trying to ssh to the box takes approx. 20 seconds. once i connect, the connection responsiveness is normal. any advice to solve the problem? there is no firewall running on that box.
 
Old 12-11-2005, 07:20 PM   #2
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I'm tempted to think this symptom is related to the portmapper.
I suggest you examine the hosts.allow file on your redhat machine.
Specifically allow your host to access ssh and mysql,
and then restart portmap and [x]inetd.
 
Old 12-17-2005, 03:26 PM   #3
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problem fixed by adding the client machine's ip to /etc/hosts on the server machine. not sure why it worked fine prior adding this entry weeks ago.
 
  


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