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Old December 23rd, 2002
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Default error starting

To:sberlin:rest of error-I upgraded to pro and still
only works ocassionally..

Java version 1.3.1_04 from Sun Microsystems Inc.

Windows XP v. 5.1 on x86

Free/total memory: 1000400/9973760



java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: invalid port: -1

at com.limegroup.gnutella.PushRequest.<init>(Unknown Source)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.DownloadManager.sendPush(Un known Source)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.downloader.ManagedDownloade r.establishConnection(Unknown Source)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.downloader.ManagedDownloade r.connectAndDownload(Unknown Source)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.downloader.ManagedDownloade r.access$300(Unknown Source)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.downloader.ManagedDownloade r$2.run(Unknown Source)



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TIMEOUT=8000

FILTER_HTML=false

SESSIONS=10

COUNTRY=

MAX_LENGTH=65536

ACCEPT_AUTHENTICATED_CONNECTIONS_ONLY=false

AVERAGE_UPTIME=7121

SEARCH_LIMIT=64

MINIMUM_SEARCH_SPEED=0

SHOPPING_VIEW_ENABLED=true

CLEAR_UPLOAD=true

APP_HEIGHT=560

ALLOW_BROWSER=false

BASIC_QUERY_INFO=1000

MAX_SIM_DOWNLOAD=8

BROWSER=netscape

MAX_UPLOAD_BYTES_PER_SEC=19

INCOMPLETE_PURGE_TIME=7

AD_VERSION=1.0

FILTER_GREEDY_QUERIES=true

MAX_SHIELDED_CLIENT_CONNECTIONS=75

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WHITE_LISTED_IP_ADDRESSES=

LOCAL_IS_PRIVATE=true

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UPLOAD_QUEUE_SIZE=10

EVER_SUPERNODE_CAPABLE=false

CONNECT_OK_STRING=GNUTELLA OK

CONNECT_STRING=GNUTELLA CONNECT/0.4

PROMPT_EXE_DOWNLOAD=true

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SHUTDOWN_AFTER_TRANSFERS=false

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ADVANCED_QUERY_INFO=50

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APP_WIDTH=800

THEME_DIR=C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\.lime...

MIN_SHIELDED_CLIENT_CONNECTIONS=4

SERVER=false

BANNED_WORDS=

FILTER_HIGHBIT_QUERIES=true

RUN_ONCE=false

COOKIES_FILE=lib\Cookies.dat

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PORT=6346

KEEP_ALIVE=4

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LOCALE_VARIANT=

CONNECT_ON_STARTUP=true

CLIENT_ID=B2372ABC13B48068FFAE012898A96B00

MONITOR_VIEW_ENABLED=true

JAR_NAME=LimeWire.jar

UPLOAD_SPEED=100

LAST_EXPIRE_TIME=1040410004515

TOTAL_UPTIME=71217

CHECK_AGAIN=true

MAX_UPLOADS=6

UPLOADS_PER_PERSON=3

CHAT_ENABLED=true

LANGUAGE=

CONNECTION_VIEW_ENABLED=true

SKIN_THEME=C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.4







FILES IN CURRENT DIRECTORY:

C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\collections.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 916327280000

SIZE: 259265



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\donotremove.htm

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414456000

SIZE: 0



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\jl011.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1002811252000

SIZE: 132309



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\lib

LAST MODIFIED: 1040671937468

SIZE: 0



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\LimeWire.exe

LAST MODIFIED: 1033661832000

SIZE: 36864



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\LimeWire.ico

LAST MODIFIED: 989683170000

SIZE: 2238



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\LimeWire.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 1275301



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\limewire.props

LAST MODIFIED: 1040671927781

SIZE: 279



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LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 32768



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\MessagesBundle.properties

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 78423



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\MessagesBundles.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 372052



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\RunLime.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 4978



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\themes.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 187794



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\update.ver

LAST MODIFIED: 1040414454000

SIZE: 1591



C:\Program Files\LimeWire\2.8.5 Pro\xerces.jar

LAST MODIFIED: 1004235366000

SIZE: 1646108
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Old December 23rd, 2002
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Join Date: November 4th, 2002
Location: New York
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this happens [occasionally] when starting up?

if there is a download that seems to be stuck in 'connecting' state, or hasn't really progressed (or if there's only one download), then i'd suggest killing it.

it looks like its trying to send a push, and the push is happening before some other things are initialized. i'm not actually positive if this is the reason, but it can't hurt to kill the download & try.

this shouldn't stop you from using limewire anyway, though -- it would just stall the download it was attached to.
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