[freenet-support] Freenet node troubles

Dennis Nezic dennisn at dennisn.dyndns.org
Wed Jun 1 18:11:54 BST 2011

On Mon, 30 May 2011 15:31:17 -0600, Pablo Arroyo wrote:
> Hello, I wish you could help me with some problems I am facing with my
> Freenet node. I have looked all over the FAQs and googling, but get
> no right answers. Please excuse me, I am not a native English speaker.
> The main problem I am facing is that after accidentally uninstalling
> freenet, and then installing it again, Freenet fails to connect. If I
> try to start freenet, I will get "Firefox failed to connect to
> Then after 8-10 seconds, freenet stops running.
> I am guessing this is a problem caused by the port used by Freenet
> before and after installing it, but I could be wrong, since I am not
> an expert. Please, could you guide me in how to change the ports
> Freenet connects to, or guide me to a solution for my porblems?
> I appreciate your time in reading this, I know you have other stuff to
> attend to. I really wish you could reply to my message, it would be
> very kind of you.
> Thanks a lot, a former Freenet user wanting to use this amazing
> service again.

Have a look at your wrapper.log file in your Freenet directory -- it
will probably tell you (near the end of the file) what the problem is.

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