Re: Possible Bug?

From: Jeremy Elson (
Date: 07/12/95

> A friend and I have been working for a few days (heh) here on Circle, and
> Is going really well.  However I found something thats kind of odd.  Perhaps
> this is already a known bug or maybe not.  Anyway, when a player logs in, and
> gets to the MOTD screen, where it gives you the *** PRESS RETURN: prompt
> the mud will basically grind to a halt until that player presses return.
> I really havent modified any code that should affect this.  For example, I
> have
> a one char on, messing around, etc.  bring in another and let it sit at this
> screen, and whammo, lockup.  HOwever, as soon as the player gets to the main
> menu everything is fine.  Anyway please try this out and see if you get the
> same results.  If this is already a known bug, just ignore me. :)

Look in the FAQ.  Try defining POSIX_NONBLOCK_BROKEN at the top of comm.c
and see if that helps.  What operating system are you using?

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