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  1. #1

    Connection Refused?

    I use a DSL Connection since 4 years on Windows and 1 year on Linux. Since recent, when I connect, it connects perfectly. But when I open an Internet application (Firefox, Thunderbird, Evolution .........) the dialog boxes show "Connection Refused" at the end.

    What could be the problem? Has my ISP disabled Linux?

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    South West England
    Have you recently installed a firewall? Enable outgoing 67-68, 53, 80, 443 for web services.
    Is your proxy broken?
    Does your machine ping? "$ ping"

  3. #3
    No firewall, and I'm posting from Linx now. Its fine. Probably the Linux server was down temporarily on the ISP.

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