1. grahamf's Avatar
    basically i have a file server set up so I can browse my computer's drive via my Blackberry's browser. unfortunately Telus blocks serving webpages on port 80 (the default), so I have my server mapped to port 81, so to visit my site you go to 98.56.45.xxx:81 and i have confirmed that this works. the problem is whenever i try this with my bb it fails for some unknown reason. help?
    even opera mini can browse it.

    error is gateway time out.
    Last edited by grahamf; 07-01-10 at 10:45 PM.
    07-01-10 10:38 PM
  2. albee 1's Avatar
    Have you tried changing browser emulation to (iE or Firefox)? I don't have a clue but am throwing out suggestions.

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    07-01-10 11:11 PM
  3. grahamf's Avatar
    The requested URL could not be retrieved
    While trying to retrieve the URL: http://my_ip:81/
    The following error was encountered:
    Connection to my_ip Failed
    The system returned:
       (111) Connection refused
    The remote host or network may be down. Please try the request again.
    Your cache administrator is webmaster.
    Generated Fri, 02 Jul 2010 06:24:55 GMT by Blackberry.Internet.Browsing.Serv...
    the connection refused issue sounds like it's trying to connect on the the default port, which is blocked. I think it is not mapping the port, as Opera can connect fine.
    07-02-10 01:28 AM