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Latest: FeuerFrei, Mar 18, 2017 at 12:03 PM Off Topic Ryzen: Strictly technical Latest: Kromaatikse, Mar 18, 2017 at 12:03 PM CPUs and Overclocking Running 4 RAM sticks on Z170? Download Plugins Help About News Development Search: LoginHelp/GuideAbout TracMy NotificationsRegisterPreferences WikiTimelineRoadmapView TicketsView ReportsSearchAPI Context Navigation +1← Previous TicketNext Ticket → Opened 10 years ago Last modified 7 years ago #2097 new Xstream Profile PROfessional Member Posts: 3477Joined: Fri Mar 15, 2002 2:30 amLocation: USA Top by wpsr2005 » Sun Mar 28, 2004 1:31 am Yes, I had that problum with my older With the flip of a page or two, you can fix that faux pas and have your PC purring again.

Whatever firewall/name resolution weirdness is going on, it only affects Pidgin. Now since the settings in the VNC are copacetic with the firewall inside the network, that could be causing kickout. But don't give up on your PC yet--help is at hand.This easy to read, accessible book from PC World expert...https://books.google.com/books/about/PC_Annoyances.html?id=6f-9thpH_PcC&utm_source=gb-gplus-sharePC AnnoyancesMy libraryHelpAdvanced Book SearchGet print bookNo eBook availableO'ReillyAmazon.comBarnes&Noble.com - $4.99 and

Internet knots untied! comment:16 in reply to: ↑ 15 ; follow-up: ↓ 17 Changed 10 years ago by datallah Replying to djboca: We're seeing the same problems but zonealarm isn't the cause... comment:5 in reply to: ↑ 4 Changed 10 years ago by datallah Replying to MarkDoliner: datallah: I don't see what you mean about login.oscar.aol.com resolving to a local IP. Wrassle with hardware--and win!

AIM works fine using AIM 5.5.3598 but won't work using pidgin. Triton is the current version(I'm a stickler for updating everything...) and all three computers run into this. This trusted text also covers more advanced topics such as security policies, network address translation (NAT), packet filtering and analysis, proxy servers, virtual private networks (VPN), and network traffic signatures. Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1, and Vista SP2 English, French, Italian, German and Spanish.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? comment:19 Changed 10 years ago by breaux Strangely enough, I can't DNS-resolve login.oscar.aol.com from the command line (Windows XP), but Trillian does connect just fine while Pidgin 2.1 does not. A clear writing style and numerous screenshots and illustrations make even complex technical material easier to understand, while tips, activities, and projects throughout the text allow you to hone your skills Unless Pidgin has login.oscar.aol.com hardcoded somewhere, which I sincerely hope is not the case, the name resolution/firewalling must be treating the two differently.

I also confirmed that AIM works fine when using the actual AIM client on this same machine. (AIM) disconnected You have been connecting and disconnecting too frequently. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Thanks for suggesting that, breaux While I'm glad to have an effective workaround, I still consider it just that. If you continue to try, you will need to wait even longer." and my aim account is disabled.

Thanks.Click to expand... 1. navigate here Could you also get a debug log from Kopete? comment:9 Changed 10 years ago by MarkDoliner sfranklin1717: I looked at the code again and I was wrong, Pidgin does not disconnect you if you can't connect to the alerts server. Message Edited by DeathMelancholy on 10-25-200611:12 PM Operating System:Windows XP Pro Product Name:ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite Software Version:6.5 Reply With Quote October 27th, 2006 #2 Hoov View Profile View Forum Posts

posting them somewhere... From ZoneLabs it says that there was a serious error in the system and that I'd have to reboot to restart Zone Alarm(the status in the top right of the window Is internal? http://scifijumpgate.com/zone-alarm/zone-alarm-5-5-062-000.html Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

I was running it and it would kick me off and re-sign me back on and I wouldn't even know it. Thanks for suggesting that, breaux comment:25 Changed 10 years ago by MarkDoliner pending changed from 0 to 1 Status changed from new to assigned comment:26 follow-up: ↓ 27 Changed 10 years ago Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

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in general the 3 pc's have quite the different setup... Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. comment:30 in reply to: ↑ 24 Changed 10 years ago by breaux Replying to MarkDoliner: FYI I changed the default login server for oscar to login.messaging.aol.com. If login.oscar.aol.com doesn't resolve, there is something wrong with your DNS setup.

If so, can an updated debug log be attached? Anyone else? It was previously set to a Pending status and hasn't been updated within 14 days. this contact form It's very possible that my network admins blocked the alerts server for reasons known only to themselves.

Any idea why it's forcing AIM to reconnect?