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XChat connection problem

Postby travis7585 on Thu Mar 21, 2013 1:40 am

I'm running Linux Mint 14 64-bit Cinnamon and cannot seem to connect to XChat. It just displays the following, over and over:

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Looking up irc.spotchat.org
Connecting to irc.spotchat.org (109.234.106.53) port 6667...
Connected. Now logging in...
*** Looking up your hostname...
*** Found your hostname (c-69-254-220-72.hsd1.al.comcast.net) -- cached
Closing link: (travis@c-69-254-220-72.hsd1.al.comcast.net) [Unauthorized connection: <connect> block unnamed-6]
Disconnected (Remote host closed socket).
Cycling to next server in Linux Mint Server...

And sometimes, this:

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Looking up irc.spotchat.org
Connecting to irc.spotchat.org (109.234.106.53) port 6667...
Connected. Now logging in...
*** Looking up your hostname...
*** Found your hostname (c-69-254-220-72.hsd1.al.comcast.net) -- cached
Closing link: (travis@c-69-254-220-72.hsd1.al.comcast.net) [Throttled]
Disconnected (Remote host closed socket).
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Re: XChat connection problem

Postby catweazel on Thu Mar 21, 2013 1:55 am

The answer is right there...
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Remote host closed socket

The remote host doesn't want to talk to you.
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Re: XChat connection problem

Postby travis7585 on Thu Mar 21, 2013 3:40 am

Heh, I suppose that should have been obvious to me. Can it be fixed?
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Re: XChat connection problem

Postby catweazel on Fri Mar 22, 2013 1:18 am

Actually, I suspect it's got everything to do with your ISP, comcast. You should probably ask them.
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