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Can't connect for upload (3 posts)
- Started 4 years ago by samiller
- Latest reply 4 years ago from samiller
I have been using Fetch for several years without any issues at all. Thursday, I uploaded a new site to an .edu server from my desktop machine (hardwired) without any problems. Over the weekend I have made several updates to the site from my laptop (wireless) and went to upload the new edits this afternoon - for some reason I can't connect to the server and the connection times out.
I called a friend and asked him to try the connection to verify that I had the correct username and password and he connected right away. Any ideas? The only thing I can see is that I have changed from an Ethernet cable to wireless - please help!!
I see this is something that others have asked about before, so I tried to quit and reconnect without success. After trying again, I copied the contents of the Fetch Transcript and they are pasted below:
Fetch 5.3 (5D161) Intel running on Mac OS X 10.4.11 (8S2167) Intel English
StuffIt Engine 0x820, StuffIt SDK Version 10.1.1b1
Partial serial FETCHED001-V40D-EK5F T
Connecting to www.uab.edu port 21 (Mac OS X firewall is off) (7/13/08 8:21:27 PM)
Hopefully this helps in some way - is there is something I need to do with the firewall?
Figured it out - I needed a VPN in case anyone else has this same issue.
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