Need help? Check out our Support site, then

wordpress subdomains inaccessible if ICMP blocked

  1. i created a subdomain and used it for a couple of days, posting a few things. had some problems with caching which caused new posts to overwrite old ones. today i had a completely new problem: i could not access ANY wordpress subdomains at all. i looked at the firewall traffic log and noticed that after each TCP request there was a ICMP packet 3/4 from my ISP that was being blocked (by default, i didn't cause it). i created a rule to allow them and now it's working. is this a problem with my ISP or is wordpress doing something weird?

  2. You did not specify a blog address or reason for posting when you created this topic.

    This support forum is for blogs hosted at If your question is about a self-hosted WordPress blog then you'll find help at the forums.

    If you don't understand the difference between and, you may find this information helpful.

    If you forgot to include a link to your blog, you can reply and include it below. It'll help people to answer your question.

    This is an automated message.

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Topic