failure to connect on an intranet (10060)
nate "at" lcs.mit.edu
Mon Apr 10 22:30:02 2006
On Wed, 05 Apr 2006 13:59:27 -0400 (EDT), nathan liskov wrote:
>Thanks for the idea. However I cannot connect to the XP workstation even with the Windows Firewall switched off. I
>can connect to the XP laptop with the Windows Firewall enabled (with an exception for winVNC4) whether there is an
>exception for printer and file sharing or not.
> Nate Liskov
>On Wed Apr 4, Frank Thompson wrote:
>>I had similar strange problem.
>>I switched off windows firewall and found that everything worked
>>Then I noted that on the machine that was giving trouble that inside
>>widows firewall it did not have printer and file sharing checked. I
>>checked that and it all started to work fine.
>On Tue, 04 Apr 2006 18:08:27 -0400 (EDT), nathan liskov wrote:
>>I have been trying VNC4.1 (free version) on 3 computers, all on the local side of my router:
>>1) OS/2 workstation 192.168.1.2
>>2) XP workstation 192.168.1.100
>>3) XP Laptop 192.168.1.102
>>Machines 1 and 2 are hard wired to the router and the laptop is connected on the local wireless. I can ping to any
>>machine from any other machine.
>>I have tried the following combinations
>> Server Viewer Success
>> on 1 on 2 yes
>> on 3 on 2 yes
>> on 3 on 1 yes
>> on 2 on 1 no - failue to connect
>> on 2 on 3 no - failue to connect
>>For both XP machines - I have made a Windows Firewall exception for winVNC4 and made sure that Fast Switching
>>and Remote Desktop are off. As far as I can tell I have the same settings for VNC options, Internet Options and
>>Windows Firewall in both XP machines and both machines have the latest Microsoft updates.
>>Perhaps there is a bad setting on the XP workstation.
>>Thanks for any suggestions
>> Nathan Liskov
>>This OS/2 system uptime is 0 days 04:12 hours.
>>I don't do Windows!
>This OS/2 system uptime is 1 days 00:03 hours.
>I don't do Windows!
This OS/2 system uptime is 6 days 03:27 hours.
I don't do Windows!