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I have a 0.16.3 Bitcoin Core wallet running. I have incoming transactions allowed and I have lots of incoming connections. However, I fail to see my node on the map of Bitnodes; it says it’s unreachable, also I have tried to appoint it as a trusted node to my Samourai wallet, and Samourai also fails to connect to my node.
From my experience, sometimes the router doesn’t actually respond to the UPnP setting for mapping the listening port. What always seems to be working for me is
- Shutdown your node (
cli stop && shutdown)
- Restart your router (usually unplug, wait a minute, replug and wait a few minutes)
- Restart node
Regarding the hookup to Samourai, what exactly are your