Socket failure (was "Re: [cvsnt] 2.0.26 on XP Pro -")

Richard Wirth r.wirth at
Fri Feb 20 10:03:28 GMT 2004

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Hello Damien,

Friday, February 20, 2004, 5:47:39 AM, you wrote:

DM> Yet more.

M> cvs server: Error connecting to host localhost: No such host is known.

It's already telling you, what's wrong!
What about a 'ping localhost'?

did you install the loopback adapter?
is localhost in your etc/hosts?

Best regards,
 Richard                            mailto:r.wirth at

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