CraigW

v1.9.1 Unrecognized client name

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I was trying to use v2 but after the decision to call v2 a beta, and still disheartened by its functionality, I decided to try the last stable v1.

I have two Win10 PC's.

I have gotten to the point where they are trying to talk to each other, but are failing.

On the Server, I see this:

2018-06-11T09:21:18] INFO: OpenSSL 1.0.2o  27 Mar 2018
[2018-06-11T09:21:18] INFO: accepted secure socket
[2018-06-11T09:21:18] INFO: XXXXXX       TLSv1.2 Kx=RSA      Au=RSA  Enc=AESGCM(256) Mac=AEAD
[2018-06-11T09:21:18] NOTE: accepted client connection
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2018-06-11T09:21:18
]
 
W
ARNING: unrecognised client name "Vonnegut", check server confi
g
[2018-06-11T09:21:18] NOTE: disconnecting client "Vonnegut"
[2018-06-11T09:21:18] NOTE: client "Vonnegut" has disconnected

On the Client, I see something similar ' failed to connect to server: server refused client with out name '

I have already fixed the warning/error messages associated with SSL -- at least, I don't see them in the current log.

I saved a new configuration file but don't see where to add the client's name. I tried in a couple places, but without documentation*, was unsuccessful

Any help is appreciated.

Craig

*it is odd that the Getting Started Guide is behind a registration required system. I have requested access to the symless system, but expect to wait as I am in central Europe.

 

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On v1, you often have to go into the server config and manually add the client. It's supposed to prompt you on the first connection attempt, but doesn't much of the time.

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I watched for the prompt, but never got it.

Where can I find details on what to / where to add info to the config file?

Craig

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In the UI, click on "Configure Server", drag a new screen onto the grid and name it the same as your client. That will get it going.

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Thanks.

I did not see the "drag" text, click/double click did not work. Then I abandoned the GUI to try fixing it with a text editor.

So easy when one knows the process.

Thank you very much.

(Had to restart twice, but now working)

Craig

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