'The connection refused when attempting to contact xxx' for all servers

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

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major
RESOLVED INVALID
15 years ago
15 years ago

People

(Reporter: demonixz, Assigned: bugzilla)

Tracking

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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7

Installed Firebird 0.7, now I get the message 'The connection refused when 
attempting to contact xxx' for all servers, checked with internet explorer, 
and there is no issue with my connection.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open firebird

Actual Results:  
connection refused when attempting to contact xxx', when loading homepage.

Expected Results:  
Loaded my homepage, or any other page.
are you using a proxy server at all?  if so, have you copied over your proxy
settings, including checking whether http 1.0 or 1.1 is set up in IE?
Severity: blocker → major
QA Contact: mpconnor
(Reporter)

Comment 2

15 years ago
My ISP uses transparent caching, no explicit proxy, IE is set to http 1.1, 
can't see an option to set that in firebird?
(Reporter)

Comment 3

15 years ago
Ok, just checked - firebird is also set to use http 1.1.
(Reporter)

Comment 4

15 years ago
Tcha. Ignore!

Zonealarm issue! (Zonealarm not starting, but still interfering)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID

Comment 5

15 years ago
I'm having the same problem!  I'm using Windows XP as well.  The about box window shows a logo that says version 0.9, but at the bottom is the following text:

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040614 Firefox/0.8

... whoa. Just read the comments.  I didn't realize I still had zone-alarm in stalled, and I certainly didn't have it running -- hadn't run it in days -- but apparantly just having the blasted thing installed is enough to make mozilla not work.  How odd.  Uninstalled zonealarm, mozilla works.
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