Re: Circle on a hp715

From: Rune H. Skogseide (
Date: 04/28/94

On Thu, 28 Apr 1994 wrote:

> > 
> > Anyone out there had any luck running the circle mud on a hp 715?
> > 
> > I have managed to convert some of the code and it runs smothly for a while
> > until it suddenly stops up.... It never crashes, it just stops *sigh*
> > 
> > I think the select() function is the thing that stop it but I am not sure
> > 
> > The select function on a hp715 requires:
> > 
> > select(size_t nfds, int *readfs, int *writefds, int *exceptfds, 
> > 	const struct timeval *timeout)
> > 
> > while the circle uses fd_set instead of int *
> How did you convert the standard fd_set code to the select() code required
> by HP?

Actually I only used a trick to get rid of the warnings I got when compiling

I put in:  (int *) in front of the three params in the select call to convert
the parameters.

fd_set is kinda long int  if I remember correct...

I got it up and running, but it always stop up, mostly between 2mins to 30 mins


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