-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Wojciech Puchar wrote: > check your firewall rules > > > On Sun, 20 Jul 2008, Rem P Roberti wrote: > >> Can someone tell what is going on here. All of a sudden I can't ping. >> When I try a get this message: >> >> ping: sendto: Permission denied >> >> All internet functions seem to be working fine...just can't ping.
You folks are all probably dead on, exactly right, but I recall once, about 18 months ago, that my permissions on one machine went haywire, and it lost the setuid bit in the permissions. On some machines, this'd sure enough hurt things. Maybe this here (below) could help? TCSH-april:chuck:~:#103-15:18>ls -l `which ping` - -r-sr-xr-x 1 root wheel 23868 Jun 15 21:09 /sbin/ping* If those good suggestions regarding the firewall turn out not to work, maybe this could be experimented with? -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.9 (FreeBSD) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org iEYEARECAAYFAkiDzjEACgkQz62J6PPcoOmSAgCfTcM1RMXpEu3jKL3Nrov2zY4F neIAn0YLUss8E1joGGXQvgW2+MivEXKn =C+x+ -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"