Re: Quick Question

From: Chris A. Epler (
Date: 04/26/96

> On Fri, 26 Apr 1996, Sean P. Mountcastle wrote:
> >
> > 	I just have one quick question, whenever I try to recompile while 
> > the mud is running (used to have no problems), it now refuses to create 
> > the executable with the  message: cannto open output file ... Text file 
> > busy.  I didn't have this problem before I added the videas, vbugs, and 
> > vtypos commands and Oasis OLC -- are they leaving files open or something?

What I usually do is change the Makefile to output to a file other than
../bin/circle, say, ../bin/, then in my autorun just before it
loads up Circle, I have it check for the existance of, and if
it's there, move it to circle...this way all I have to do is just compile
the MUD and do a shutdown reboot and it'll come back up with the new

  Chris A. Epler <> <>
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