[Juser] unable to create new jabber account

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Mon Oct 13 14:29:46 CDT 2003


Try this:

'telnet jabber.org 5222'

You should see something like this:

$ telnet jabber.org 5222
Trying 208.245.212.67...
Connected to zeus.jabber.org.
Escape character is '^]'.


On Mon, Oct 13, 2003 at 11:11:20AM -0800, Cloids wrote:

> I too thought that because I was using a firewall it was blocking the
> port.  So I turned it off.
> 
> When I ping jabber.org, I get the ping results fine,,, as follows:
> 
> 
> [cloids at localhost gabber-0.8.8]# ping jabber.org
> PING jabber.org (208.245.212.67) 56(84) bytes of data.
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=1 ttl=49
> time=232 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=2 ttl=49
> time=115 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=3 ttl=49
> time=133 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=4 ttl=49
> time=196 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=5 ttl=49
> time=179 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=6 ttl=49
> time=297 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=7 ttl=49
> time=166 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=8 ttl=49
> time=194 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=9 ttl=49
> time=221 ms
> 64 bytes from zeus.jabber.org (208.245.212.67): icmp_seq=10 ttl=49
> time=300 ms
> 
> 
> and so on...
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> On Mon, 13 Oct 2003 14:04:32 -0500, "Peter Saint-Andre"
> <stpeter at jabber.org> said:
> > Are you behind a firewall? What happens if you try to ping a server
> > (e.g., jabber.org) on port 5222?
> > 
> > Peter
> > 
> > On Mon, Oct 13, 2003 at 09:35:09AM -0800, Cloids wrote:
> > > I still could not get through.  Nothing happes when I click 'Okay' in the
> > > dialog box of the new account registration.
> > > 
> > > I let it still idle for a while then I closed it.  I tried from the menu
> > > Jabber > Connect, it immediately tells me:
> > > 
> > > 
> > > Error: Could not create new stream
> > > 
> > > Any ideas?
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > On Mon, 13 Oct 2003 11:21:18 -0600, "Joe Hildebrand"
> > > <JHildebrand at jabber.com> said:
> > > > There was a problem on jabber.org this morning.  Try again now...
> > > > 
> > > > -- 
> > > > Joe Hildebrand
> > > > 
> > > >  
> > > > 
> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > From: Cloids [mailto:cloids17 at fastmail.fm] 
> > > > > Sent: Monday, October 13, 2003 10:26 AM
> > > > > To: juser at jabber.org
> > > > > Subject: [Juser] unable to create new jabber account
> > > > > 
> > > > > I have downloaded Gnone Jabber.  Installed it fine. My main 
> > > > > reason for using Gnone-Jabber is to communicate with MSN 
> > > > > Messenger users.  When I try to create a new Jabber account, 
> > > > > from the menu Jabber >  Register New Account, I provide all 
> > > > > the details but when I click Okay, it just stays there.  
> > > > > There is no internet activity.  I left it like that for 10 min. 
> > > > > Nada nothing!  I tried this several times using different 
> > > > > public servers.
> > > > >  But nada!
> > > > > 
> > > > > Any suggestions on how I can create a new account?
> > > > > --
> > > > >   Cloids
> > > > >   cloids17 at fastmail.fm
> > > > > 
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> > >   Cloids
> > >   cloids17 at fastmail.fm
> > > 
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>   Cloids
>   cloids17 at fastmail.fm
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