Pfsense 2.5.2 - available packages empty

Hi,

I noticed and issue that recently now occured with my Pfsense. The “Available packages” tab is empty.

If i run a pkg update from the command line and refresh the Available packages, then they are there. refresh again a minute later. and they are gone again.

I have also tried to switch to google DNS, disable PFblocker and ofcourse, the all mighty reboot. but does not fix it.

Also another thing i noticed is that in the System → Update tab, it gives the an error under Retrieving “Unable to check for updates”

Almost seems like i for some reason are unable to communicate with Pfsense services?

Does anyone have any advice, tips or maybe even a fix? :smiley:

Make sure you have a valid DNS under “System → General Setup”

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That is where i switched over to google’s DNS (8.8.8.8 to be specific :smiley: )

But still not working.

Were you able to resolve this issue ?