Connection Failed due to: TCP/IP ports not alive !!!
I am trying to connect a WindowsXP system to Fedora3 system through cross-over cable to run my embedded application. i've defined the IP of both the machines in hosts and lmhosts.sam (in windows) and /etc/host in fedora. but still when i try to connect my application on windows to linux it prompts on windows that
Connection Failed due to: TCP/IP ports not alive !!
please help. thank you beforehand.