Topic "No answer from the remote host"

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I think I've read al posts but I have not found a solution. I'm a "really end-user" so excuse me.

I'm tryng to connect to a ReadHat 9 server (positioned on the DMZ port of a firewall), from a Windows network (by our internal proxy).

I get a "time out" message: non response from the remote host after 15 seconds.

I'have verified on the server and it seems all is working fine.

It's possibile that I forget something in the server configuration ? (iptables, configuration files, user privileges) or there is a problem in the connection ?

Thanks for your help !!!!

Here is the log file:

. WinSCP Version 2.3.0 (Build 146)
. Login time: martede 24 giugno 2003 14.47.08
. --------------------------------------------------------------------------
. Session name: myusername@212.***.**.**
. Host name: 212.**.**.** (Port: 22)
. User name: myusername (Password: Yes, Key file: No)
. SSH protocol version: 2; Compression: No
. Agent forwarding: No; TIS/CryptoCard: No; KI: Yes
. Ciphers: aes,blowfish,3des,WARN,des; Ssh2DES: No
. Ping interval: 0 sec (0 = off); Timeout: 15 sec
. SSH Bugs: A,A,A,A,A,A,A,
. Proxy: SOCKS
. HostName: (Port: 80); Username: myusername; Passwd: Yes
. SOCKS Version: 4
. Return code variable: Autodetect; Lookup user groups: Yes
. Shell: default, EOL: 0
. Local directory: default, Remote directory: home, Update: No, Cache: Yes
. Clear aliases: Yes, Unset nat.vars: Yes
. Alias LS: No, Ign LS warn: Yes, Scp1 Comp: No
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The log file is not complete. Also make sure that you're using bash shell.
Martin Prikryl

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