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Curt H. (Guest)
on 2005-12-17 20:21
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Someone working through my Rolling with Ruby on Rails tutorial ran into
this. Does anyone know what could cause this? I pasted the text of his


I am using Instant Rails which comes with Rails 1.0, WEBrick 1.3.1 and
1.8.2 and I ran the WEBrick server and it starts on
not However, when I tried to connect to using my browser, a dialog pops up telling me that
connection was refused". Any suggestions on how to solve this problem?.
olof sivertsson (Guest)
on 2005-12-18 17:52
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netstat and similar utilities will list the address as when your
application listens for connections on _any_ network interface.
not a real address so you can't connect to it, but you should be able to
connect to and any other IPs that you have assigned to network

Perhaps better explanation:;...

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