Curt H. wrote:
http://0.0.0.0:3000 and not http://127.0.0.1:3000. However, when I tried
to connect to http://0.0.0.0:3000 using my browser, a dialog pops up
telling me that “the connection was refused”. Any suggestions on how to
solve this problem?.
I asked Dave T. (via the Errata) what the 0.0.0.0 meant when AWDR
first came out in beta, so he included the answer - it tells the server
to listen on all the host’s IP addresses.
That doesn’t imply that you can point your browser at 0.0.0.0 - although
that’s what DHH does in the Rails movie (and it works for me on the
On Windows XP, running WEBrick from the Instant Rails command prompt, I
see the same “The connection was refused…” dialog if I try to browse
http://0.0.0.0:3000, but there’s no problem with browsing
Thanks for an excellent package… I just have a problem with, I think,
interactions between my normal MySQL installation and the Instant Rails
one. I’ve changed the socket that the Instant Rails MySQL runs on, but
(I just found out when anwering this post) if I try to run the Cookbook
application the attempt to connect to MySQL fails with “access denied”.
My normal MySQL setup has a root password.