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Recently, i have started working with openSTA;
Here is the configuration:
- OpenSTA 1.4.4 Release Installation
- Windows XP SP2
- Browser IE6
While recording a script, i am getting the following error regarding gateway:
Running in default mode (as a console)...
Initialize the gateway...
Listening on <172.16.154.242:3000>.
Gateway is running...
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1496>.
Listening default on <172.16.154.242:81> for <> using gwhttp.dll.
Original Browser configuration
Proxy Configuration : HTTP:HST-PCS1567C:81;SSL:HST-PCS1567C:81;FTP:HST-PCS1567C:
Exceptions : <local>
Local Proxy Value : no_proxy_for_local
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1498> to default <0.0.0.0:0> using gwhttp.dll.
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1500> to default <0.0.0.0:0> using gwhttp.dll.
Disconnection from <172.16.154.242:1498>.
Disconnection from <172.16.154.242:1500>.
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1502> to default <0.0.0.0:0> using gwhttp.dll.
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1503> to default <0.0.0.0:0> using gwhttp.dll.
Disconnection from <172.16.154.242:1503>.
!! WSAECONNABORTED, Software caused connection abort.
, An established connection was aborted by the software in your hos
t machine, possibly due to a data transmission timeout or protocol error.
Connection from <172.16.154.242:1506> to default <0.0.0.0:0> using gwhttp.dll.
Disconnection from <172.16.154.242:1502>.
Disconnection from <172.16.154.242:1506>.
Kindly, let me know how to resolve this issue & get the script recorded.