Re: Rent

From: Daniel Koepke (
Date: 02/14/97

On Thu, 13 Feb 1997, Walter Goodwin wrote:

> I'm gonna take a wild stab and guess you are running under win95. If so,
> then the rent tree wasn't made properly and you have to go and put it
> in.  The items are dropped when Crash_save can't save the items properly.
> For instance, if there is an error in your code that doesn't close a
> file when it is finished with it, then you'll run out of umm, I guess
> file pointers and this same thing will happen.  Another thing is if
> the person who started the mud doesn't have write permission for the
> directory where the rent files are stored.  (The process would be
> owned by the activator, and since he doesn't haev write access.....)

You mixed up three concepts into one thing.  Windows/DOS doesn't
have write permissions, file descriptors and the lack of the plrobjs
subdirectories are completely unrelated.

Daniel Koepke
Forgive me father, for I am sin.

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