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Re: Unable to ssh nodes with global IP

From: Ed Greshko <Ed.Greshko_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 22 2011 - 12:28:59 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On 10/22/2011 08:17 PM, Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
> On 10/22/2011 04:31 AM, Abu Attar Musharih wrote:
> > Dear List,
>
> > My internet connection is via mobile broadband. The ifconfig lists
> > the ppp0 with IP address,
>
>
> > ppp0 Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol
> > inet addr:120.165.xx.xxx P-t-P:10.64.64.64
> Mask:255.255.255.255
> > UP POINTOPOINT RUNNING NOARP MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
> > RX packets:5239 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> > TX packets:6371 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> > collisions:0 txqueuelen:3
> > RX bytes:3867747 (3.6 MiB) TX bytes:1020544 (996.6 KiB)
>
> > I tried to remote login (using ssh) to this IP address from another
> > machine but failed.
>
> > The following message appears,
>
> > ssh: connect to host 120.166.xx.xxx port 22: Connection timed out
>
>
> > Editing /etc/sysconfig/iptables and add --dport 22 -j Accept does
> not help.
>
> > Could any one please provide some suggestions?
>
> > Thanks in advance,
> > AA
> Dumb question 1: Did you reload iptables after making the changes?
>
> Dumb question 2: Is sshd running on the machine you are trying to
> connect to?
>
>

Dumb question 3: Above one sees... inet addr:120.165.xx.xxx

And then one sees... ssh: connect to host 120.166.xx.xxx

Does anyone see a difference between 165 and 166?

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