[Gajim-devel] Can't connect to server; how to debug?

Yann Leboulanger asterix at lagaule.org
Fri Nov 21 17:09:58 CET 2014

On 21/11/2014 10:45, Torsten Bronger wrote:
> Hallöchen!
> My employer runs a Jubber server that I cannot cnnect to with Gajim.
> It works seemlessly with Pidgin, though.  I have only this howto in
> German that explains the installation with Pidgin:
> http://wilson.bronger.org/pidgin-jabber-de.docx
> Gajim doesn't output any error message (even not on the console); it
> just hangs, i.e. tries to connect indefinitely.  How do I proceed?
> I tested with the Gajim shipped with Ubuntu 14.04 as well as weil
> the currect 0.16 tarball.

If you run gajim -v from a console, you'll see a lot of debug output
that may help understand what happens.

But from the docx, it seems ( I don't read german ...) that you need to
configure a custom hostname. Have you done that in Gajim?


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