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by grc
Sun May 08, 2005 9:48 pm
Forum: Game Releases and Versions
Topic: resolver problems on linux FC3 - fix attached
Replies: 6
Views: 4762

Ok thanks for advice - submitted here as suggested

https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.p ... tid=303248

-g-
by grc
Sat May 07, 2005 2:21 am
Forum: Game Releases and Versions
Topic: resolver problems on linux FC3 - fix attached
Replies: 6
Views: 4762

This is still a problem with current cvs - as of 5/6/2005.

Should I come up with an alternate fix?

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by grc
Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:00 pm
Forum: Game Releases and Versions
Topic: resolver problems on linux FC3 - fix attached
Replies: 6
Views: 4762

Yes without it I cannot connect to any server at all - glad it helped you too!
I hope the developers take the patch or make a nicer version of it.

regards,

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by grc
Wed Mar 23, 2005 1:48 am
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Linux Sound Problems
Replies: 13
Views: 4273

Ya - me too. Did you try turning it off like I suggested? Go ahead ... ya never know.

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by grc
Wed Mar 23, 2005 1:47 am
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Can't open list server / hostname lookup failure
Replies: 8
Views: 4094

Hey glad it worked for you too

g/
:)
by grc
Tue Mar 22, 2005 2:59 am
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Can't open list server / hostname lookup failure
Replies: 8
Views: 4094

Sorry forgot to attach the patch - its available here:



http://my.bzflag.org/bb/download.php?id=799

g/
by grc
Mon Mar 21, 2005 2:25 am
Forum: Game Releases and Versions
Topic: resolver problems on linux FC3 - fix attached
Replies: 6
Views: 4762

resolver problems on linux FC3 - fix attached

Compiling on FC3 the call to gethostbyname() in net/Address.cxx is returning NULL - I suspect this is due it being non-rentrant (and now obsolete). Applying the attached patch fixes it for me - I am sure there are better cleaner etc ways but it does make it work. Sympton without this fix is no messa...
by grc
Mon Mar 21, 2005 2:20 am
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Can't open list server / hostname lookup failure
Replies: 8
Views: 4094

The problem seems to be bzflag is using obsolete resolver calls. The problem is gethostbyname() is not re-entrant - in my view anyway. Anyway if you change the call in src/net/Address.cxx to use gethostbygethostbyname2_r() instead of gethostbyname() it works fine. (I am sure there are alternate and ...
by grc
Mon Mar 21, 2005 2:06 am
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Linux Sound Problems
Replies: 13
Views: 4273

I had same problem - I fixed it in my case by turning off KDE sounds from control panel. There seem to be issues with sharing sound device/.

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