Re: Firewall Blocking More Websites

From: Ben Measures (
Date: 01/30/04

Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2004 06:30:05 +0000

Chris McHugh wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Jan 2004 18:37:11 -0800, ynotssor wrote:
>>>When I go to, Firestarter blocks from
>>>port 565540 and 56535 (tcp) and the page does not load.
>>(typo above recognized; there is no port 565540)
>>Of course it doesn't. You're blocking a port receiving page source and a
>>port receiving images.
> OK--So I'm still wondering why this (and other sites) is blocked
> when the majority of other sites, many with images, multimedia, and other
> stuff, display with no problem. I am not explicitly blocking these ports.
> Thanks for your help,
> Chris

Its random (ish, depending on your webcache and their servers). See my
other post for details.

Ben M.
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