[ic] cannot connect to localhost

Jonathan Clark jonc at webmaint.com
Sat Jul 24 16:07:41 EDT 2004

interchange-users-bounces at icdevgroup.org wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm returning to Interchange after a long break, and have installed it
> on my local Debian unstable system with the 5.2.0 packages. The
> Interchange daemon is running, and I can access the Foundation demo.
> Rather, I can reach parts of it. Running across the top menu, I can
> reach "Home", "Your Cart", and "About Us". Clicking the remaining
> links ("Log In", "Check Out", and "Service") always gives me a message
> that "The connection was refused when attempting to connect to
> localhost." I get the same when attempting to reach the Admin area.
> Looking in the page directory, the inaccessible pages look more or
> less like the accessible ones - same permissions, and I haven't
> altered any of the code. So why should some work while others don't?

The pages you are having problems with are trying to bounce to the login
page using a fully qualified path. I suspect you are using 'localhost' as


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