failure to connect to google ac
philip.jackson777 at yahoo.com
Fri Nov 15 13:41:14 EST 2013
I'm completely new to IM so don't know very much about setting it up. I
installed without difficulty 2.10.7 with otr plugin
Over the past couple of weeks, off and on, I've tried to connect to a google
account. The account works fine in FireFox but Pidgin gives me an 'Unable to
I've copied a part of the Help/Debug window log and this seems to indicate
timeouts are occuring. I have tried at different times of day but it's always
Could someone comment on the following log extract and suggest any change I need
to make ?
(19:09:06) account: Connecting to account xxxxxx at gmail.com/.
(19:09:06) connection: Connecting. gc = 04CA2E28
(19:09:06) dnssrv: querying SRV record for gmail.com: _xmpp-client._tcp.gmail.com
(19:09:06) dnssrv: Couldn't look up SRV record. Aucun enregistrement trouvé pour
la requête DNS donnée. (9501).
(19:09:06) dnsquery: Performing DNS lookup for gmail.com
(19:09:06) dnsquery: IP resolved for gmail.com
(19:09:06) proxy: Attempting connection to 126.96.36.199
(19:09:06) proxy: Connecting to gmail.com:5222 with no proxy
(19:09:06) proxy: Connection in progress
(19:09:12) util: Writing file accounts.xml to directory
(19:09:12) util: Writing file C:\Users\Standard\AppData\Roaming\.purple\accounts.xml
(19:09:28) proxy: Connecting to gmail.com:5222.
(19:09:28) proxy: Error connecting to gmail.com:5222 (Connection timed out.).
(19:09:28) proxy: Connection attempt failed: Connection timed out.
(19:09:28) jabber: Couldn't connect directly to gmail.com. Trying to find
alternative connection methods, like BOSH.
(19:09:28) dnssrv: querying TXT record for gmail.com: _xmppconnect.gmail.com
(19:09:28) dnssrv: Couldn't look up TXT record. Le nom DNS n’existe pas. (9003).
(19:09:28) jabber: Unable to find alternative XMPP connection methods after
failing to connect directly.
(19:09:28) connection: Connection error on 04CA2E28 (reason: 0 description:
Unable to connect)
(19:09:28) account: Disconnecting account aopar28 at gmail.com/ (0260B730)
(19:09:28) connection: Disconnecting connection 04CA2E28
(19:09:28) connection: Destroying connection 04CA2E28
(19:09:34) util: Writing file accounts.xml to directory
(19:09:34) util: Writing file C:\Users\Standard\AppData\Roaming\.purple\accounts.xml
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