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I have server with CentOS 6.2 installed. The problem is that i can browse the website on it, but i can't ping it.

What can cause this?

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Why is that a problem exactly? –  David Schwartz Aug 17 '12 at 12:38
    
There is some desktop application which is integrated to the website and integration stopped working after this. –  F0G Aug 17 '12 at 13:38
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Firewall rules are in place somewhere between you and the server that are blocking ICMP echo requests and/or replies.

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The iptables on the server are empty. I have even turned of firewall, but it did not help. I've tried to iptables -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j ACCEPT but it didn't help either. And i can ping other sites from my computer. I'll try to check router configuration on server side. –  F0G Aug 17 '12 at 12:31
    
can you traceroute to it? –  Aceth Aug 17 '12 at 12:35
    
@Aceth no, I can't. –  F0G Aug 17 '12 at 12:49
    
what's the setup? where is your machine in relation to the server? and do you own both? –  Aceth Aug 17 '12 at 12:54
    
I just have a VPS. –  F0G Aug 17 '12 at 13:39
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