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Guzzler

join:2002-09-24
Tempe, AZ
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reply to Methadras

Re: [CA] Cox blocking torrent sites...

I think we have ruled out that Cox is blocking torrent sites. Those are just flaky sites that go up and down on a whim.

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
said by Guzzler:

I think we have ruled out that Cox is blocking torrent sites. Those are just flaky sites that go up and down on a whim.

No, that hasn't been ruled out since I can connect to torrentcrazy.com through my verizon 4g connection, I can connect to it from my work computer, I can connect to it through my at&t 4g connection and most other wireless connections outside of cox. As a matter of fact, I just did a brand new install of windows 7 on this computer that I'm typing on right now and I can't access it through cox either. There is nothing loaded on this machine except for internet explorer. At this point, I have to assume that cox is either blocking it or rerouting it into a black hole somewhere.


skeechan
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Or torrentcrazy.com is blocking Cox, some or all of their IP blocks. Meanwhile I'm seeing the exact same thing (page won't load) using Clearwire. I think it is on TC's end.


Anon4O1

@cox.net
reply to Methadras
said by Methadras:

No, that hasn't been ruled out since I can connect to torrentcrazy.com through my verizon 4g connection, I can connect to it from my work computer, I can connect to it through my at&t 4g connection and most other wireless connections outside of cox. As a matter of fact, I just did a brand new install of windows 7 on this computer that I'm typing on right now and I can't access it through cox either. There is nothing loaded on this machine except for internet explorer. At this point, I have to assume that cox is either blocking it or rerouting it into a black hole somewhere.

Not a DNS or routing issue.



judgeroybean

@cox.net
reply to odog
said by odog:

Not sure what you mean by that, but COX has it's own discrete DNS servers. L3 has anycasted DNS servers all over america in a few of their larger peering points/datacenters.

Cox sources direct from one of the root servers?

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
reply to skeechan
said by skeechan:

Or torrentcrazy.com is blocking Cox, some or all of their IP blocks. Meanwhile I'm seeing the exact same thing (page won't load) using Clearwire. I think it is on TC's end.

That would certainly be interesting to note that TC might be blocking itself from these blocks of ip's. I wonder if it's intentional. Certainly interesting.

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
reply to Methadras
By the way, can anyone from cox confirm any of this?


Anon1

@cox.net
this site loads with default COX DNS
»imgur.com/1gv6A

quality torrents though.....

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
said by Anon1 :

this site loads with default COX DNS
»imgur.com/1gv6A

quality torrents though.....

where are you located?


Anon1

@cox.net

where are you located?

Phoenix, AZ

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
Yeah, I'm in san diego and with cox network it's a no go. Other networks work just fine so far. Anyone else in San Diego with cox getting a white page of death from torrentcrazy.com?

Methadras

join:2004-05-26
Spring Valley, CA
reply to Methadras
So can anyone from cox confirm or deny that you are blocking crazytorrent.com at least in the san diego area?

macbookproi5

join:2012-05-27
reply to Methadras
I have cox how come I am able to go there


Metal Head
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reply to Methadras
said by Methadras:

Yeah, I'm in san diego and with cox network it's a no go. Other networks work just fine so far. Anyone else in San Diego with cox getting a white page of death from torrentcrazy.com?

It loads just fine for me.
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