Eggheads: Weird problems connecting to server
ppslim at acarr.plus.com
Thu Sep 23 04:17:27 CST 2004
Thursday, September 23, 2004, 10:54:46 AM, you wrote:
TS> Hi Darius, Daniel,
>> That 127.0.0.1 is really weird...
>> What's even more weird is that whatever is after minus is what server
>> said, so server belives you're connecting from 127.0.0.1.
>> Are you running IRCd on your freebsd, or are you connecting through
>> some proxy?
>> Please change setting raw-log to 1 i.e.:
>> set raw-log 1
>> Then when you connect to bot write:
>> console +rv
>> And tell us what do you see
TS> I believe the IRCD does that to mask it's IP, on ratbox, anyway. I see that
TS> or 255.255.255...
TS> Look in the config for "connect-timeout" and try raising that. I think I set
TS> mine to 30 just
TS> for that reason.
The IP shown there is the IP of the client connection, and not
255.255.255.255 is used in most IRCDs for IP and "USER" level errors
and rejections. Before the K-line list is checked and the USER is
As the IP is given (albeit local IP), is suggests an error further
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