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»Forums Index »IQFeed Developer »IQFeed Developer Support »Could not connect to History socket / Could not connect to News socket
Author Topic: Could not connect to History socket / Could not connect to News socket (9 messages, Page 1 of 1)

Craig
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Posted: Mar 20, 2019 04:01 PM          Msg. 1 of 9
With the new version of IqFeed, I'm now getting these errors about every one in ten history requests.

Update: re-starting the client and turning on logging seems to have stopped the problem...sigh.

Edited by Craig on Mar 20, 2019 at 04:02 PM
Edited by Craig on Mar 20, 2019 at 04:44 PM

Craig
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Posted: Mar 22, 2019 03:57 PM          Msg. 2 of 9
Happened again today. Logging was on this time.
Stop the client, then try again...and everything is fine.

Also, when is anybody going to get around to fixing the news display application.
Every time I click a news item all I get is "page cannot be displayed" in the bottom panel.



File Attached: log1.txt (downloaded 85 times)

stargrazer
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Posted: Mar 22, 2019 06:30 PM          Msg. 3 of 9
Quote: Also, when is anybody going to get around to fixing the news display application.
Every time I click a news item all I get is "page cannot be displayed" in the bottom panel.


Dunno, if you are running in Wine, then the following may fix for you:

http://blog.raymond.burkholder.net/index.php?/archives/747-DTNIQFeed-Gecko-Problem-in-Wine-from-WineHQ.html

But I am running v6.0.0.5, which might act differently.

Craig
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Posted: Mar 22, 2019 08:05 PM          Msg. 4 of 9
Thanks for the tip, I'm not running WINE unfortunately.
I've observed the same behavior on Windows 10 & 7 running 6.0.0.5 and the previous version.

Sidav
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Posted: Mar 22, 2019 09:14 PM          Msg. 5 of 9
Yep, I'm experiencing the same thing, but I suspect something changed on the server side. I started experiencing this on the last 5.xx version so I upgraded to 6.xx but it is the same.

stargrazer
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Posted: Mar 22, 2019 10:09 PM          Msg. 6 of 9
If it is the server side, can you telnet to the news port and see headlines and articles?

Craig
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Posted: Mar 26, 2019 01:36 PM          Msg. 7 of 9
Sorry, I missed your reply.
I can see the headlines etc. via the socket, that is unless I get the error in the title of the thread.

DTN_Steve_S
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Posted: Mar 26, 2019 02:31 PM          Msg. 8 of 9
Sorry I'm late to this thread.

I'm looking into this but I really don't see anything yet that would indicate this is anything other than general internet congestion causing problems. This could explain why restarting (and potentially getting assigned a different server farm) is having an effect.

Can you guys enable Request and Error logging levels and make sure you save off the log before restarting the feed (it overwrites on startup) next time you see this behavior? Feel free to post logs here in this thread or email them to dev support. I'd like to start tracking this to see if some sort of pattern becomes evident.

Craig
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Posted: Mar 27, 2019 07:23 PM          Msg. 9 of 9
Here is one from today.
A HIT request for CVBF. The problem seems to persist even after restarts now.

Is there somewhere I can download the previous version for the meantime?
Edited by Craig on Mar 27, 2019 at 07:37 PM



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