On Tue, 21 Jun 2011 08:33:42 -0300
Vinicius Massuchetto <viniciusmassuche...@gmail.com> wrote:

> >> Yes. It appears to be listening properly. Here's the output of
> >> `netstat -ntlp | grep git`:
> >> tcp 0 0* LISTEN 23528/git-daemon
> >> tcp6 0 0 :::9418 :::* LISTEN 23528/git-daemon
> > Hmm, so it listens.
> > Now what is the error git on a client machine shows you when you're
> > trying to clone?
> $ git clone -v git://cei.inf.ufpr.br/bcc.git
> Initialized empty Git repository in /home/bcc/vam06/temp/bcc/.git/
> cei.inf.ufpr.br[0:]: errno=Connection timed out
> cei.inf.ufpr.br[0: 2801:82:80ff:c:216:3eff:fecc:bc]: errno=Network is
> unreachable
> fatal: unable to connect a socket (Network is unreachable)
Well, leaving aside inability to connect via IPv6, let's look at the
IPv4 attempt: this error actually means that the destination socket did
not respond within a certain timeout to the connection request.
So may it be that you're simply having firewall issues?

To exclude the possibility of git-daemon listening on its socket but not
accepting connections on it, try stopping Git and then running netcat
in listening mode on the same socket:
$ nc -l -p 9418
Then try telnetting to that port from your client machine:
$ telnet cei.inf.ufpr.br 9418

If that works, you can be quite sure you've pinpointed a bug in
the git-daemon-run package, otherwise fix the network setup.


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