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Pidgin doesn't connect to GTalk

Postby manishk on Sat Sep 15, 2007 2:02 pm

When I try to connect to GTalk I get an error that says :

http tunnelling on port port 5222 is not allowed.

Whats wrong??

I use my university network to connect to the internet, so I'm behind a proxy.
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Postby Husse on Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:22 pm

I use my university network to connect to the internet, so I'm behind a proxy.
The admins of that network does not like that kind of connection.
It's very likely that it's blocked in the firewall/proxy
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Postby manishk on Mon Sep 17, 2007 8:01 am

I sort of guessed that part...!!

Is there a work around?? Please...
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Postby Husse on Tue Sep 18, 2007 7:01 am

No "legal" - but check out the thread where scorp123 helps niksavel overcome this kind of problems
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Postby manishk on Tue Sep 18, 2007 7:35 am

Thanks
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