Daniel McNamara daniel at codefish.net.au
Fri Nov 22 12:27:04 EST 2002

More than likely the default firewall rules blocking it. Configure the
firewall to allow port 901 and it should be a lot happier. Also run a
netstat -tupan to make sure it is actually listening on that port (I take
it you also restarted xinetd to make the service available?)



> I am using Red HAt 8 and can't get SWAT to start
> I bought the Red Hat 8 book followed the instructions,
> edited both /etc/services and /etc/xinetd.d/swat
> I still get the error message "connection was refused when attempting to
> contact localhost:901"
> I did restart xinetd and servers, I'm stumped!!
> Any help is really appreciated
> Thanks
> Mike
> --
> Michael Fakaro <mfakaro at telus.net>

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