MAC system stops browsing internet

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Jul 28th, 2008

hi, i have a LAN setup with apple MAC systems and windows xp systems connected to cisco 2960 switch in the same vlan. But after some time Apple MAC stops browsing internet while windows XP client still browse internet. Apple MAC can still ping default gateway and resolve dns name.


I have this problem too.
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dhananjoy chowdhury Tue, 07/29/2008 - 00:34


can you tell more about your NW setup ,

like how are the systems in your LAN going to internet... are they going via a Proxy server or getting directly NATted on a Firewall or router ?

itdsmartnet Tue, 07/29/2008 - 01:10


all the systems browse internet via proxy server which is on the same vlan as Apple MAC and Windows XP machines. The default gateway for all the machines is the ip address of proxy server. DNS is also on the same subnet. once in a week or so the Apple MAC cannot browse internet but still ping gateway and DNS.


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