When you use j4w 10.5 and try to log in; what happens when you try to initiate the wireshark simulteneously; you should be able to filter by http via wireshark and see if you can see what is jabber trying to do . What i need to understand is whether it is even sending a request to the http photo url or not; if not; can you try to uninstall jabber; delete the cache; re boot the PC and reinstall again to check if that makes a difference.
Also please make sure that there is no proxy address configured via internet explorer while jabber is being connected.
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.