On Mon, 2003-09-22 at 20:08, Toni Schmidbauer wrote: > On Mon, Sep 22, 2003 at 01:40:56PM +0000, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > # cvsup -g -L 2 /root/ports-supfile > > Parsing supfile "/root/ports-supfile" > > Connecting to cvsup1.FreeBSD.org > > Cannot connect to cvsup1.FreeBSD.org: Connection refused > > Will retry at 17:47:15 > > seems like cvsup1.freebsd.org is down, have you tried any other > cvsup server? > > > bash-2.05b$ netstat -na |grep 5999 > > tcp4 0 0 *.5999 *.* LISTEN > > are you running a cvsup server? if you just would like to update > your ports-collections this is _not_ necessary. > > > Two bits of information: > > > > * I am accessing via a firewall. I able to browse the web, send/get mail etc. > > * I can ping to hosts in the internal network, but not external hosts.
You'll probably need -P m to cvsup via a firewall or NAT gateway. example: # cvsup -g -L 2 -P m /root/ports-supfile _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"