Is Macports down?
dave at horsfall.org
Tue Mar 7 16:44:52 UTC 2017
On Tue, 7 Mar 2017, Daniel J. Luke wrote:
> DNS uses udp (and some tcp). I'd be really surprised if it blocked /all/
> udp packets (and if so, I would get my provider to replace it or let me
> replace it with something that didn't suck).
To clarify: DNS works OK, but nothing else on UDP does. I added a rule
that's supposed to allow all outbound UDP, but nope. And yes, a router of
a different brand is on its way... This Sagemcom 5355 seems to be
designed for the gamer brigade.
> > So, my question is: is UDP used anywhere in the update process?
> The rsync itself uses tcp
Anyway, this is getting OT now, so thanks to all for your assistance;
MacPorts is OK after all, and the problem is definitely local.
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU) "Those who don't understand security will suffer."
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