I am using Netscape 7.1 newsgroups and I subscribe to

I have a BM3.8 server in a NW65 SP2 server

When I try and get messages from the fourm I get the message "Failed to
connect to the server forms-novell.com.

I drop the filters and I get the same message
I bypass the proxy and I get the same message

I connect the machine directly to the public side of the network and I
get access

What could the problem be