[cvsnt] Re: Connection failed

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Wed Oct 6 03:52:26 BST 2004

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Lee Sek Ngai wrote:
> Hi, this is the first time I touch on CVS.  I still stuck at connection
> part:
> I have installed CVSProxy and CVSNT into the same machine which running
> WinXP Pro.
> Open up VS.NET to connect CVSNT:
> 	:pserver:my_name at my_machine:/cvs
> Then, I click "CHECK" button:
> 	[checkout aborted]: connect to my_machine:2401 failed: No connection could
> be made
> 	because the target machine actively refused it.
> I have tried all kinds of protocol, it still can't connect to the server.
> Please help!
Either the server isn't running or you have a firewall blocking 
connections (which would be fairly unusual for a connection to the same 


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