LONG delay after hitting System > Quit button

Tom Wolfe twolfe at sawback.com
Fri Dec 7 15:15:46 GMT 2007

Hi Denis:

I did not set up a firewall on the server. Our firewall is on the external 
(eth1) network (Endian Firewall). The only thing I have in iptables is an 
ip masquerading rule to allow windows machines on the internal network 
(eth0) to access the external (eth1) network.

Tom Wolfe

On Fri, 7 Dec 2007, Denis Melnikov wrote:

> Tom, do you have firewall at the server?
> Denis
>> Hi JIm,
>> Thanks for the tip... I followed your advice but I am still
>> getting these
>> long delays.
>> It even happened to one of my local users the other day. The problem
>> cleared itself when I deleted that user's profile directory & it was
>> rebuilt using the defaults on login.
>> This might be a clue but I have no idea what's going on
>> still, and users
>> have to log off with CTRL-ALT-BACKSPACE if they don't feel
>> like waiting up to two minutes for the Quit dialogue to come up.
>> Any other ideas out there??
>> Regards,
>> Tom Wolfe
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