Re: [NEWBIE] [ZEDIT] Door and New Zone errors

From: John Hines (
Date: 01/22/99

On 22 Jan 99, at 10:50, Cj Stremick wrote:

What patch?  What version of CircleMUD are you patching it into?  You've
got to give us something to work with here...


----- Original Message -----
From: Nate Mcsp <>

>create a new zone, then zedit it, the MUD crashes.  I can use redit,
>medit, oedit, and sedit, but I can't use zedit.  Has anyone fixed either
>of these problems?  Thanks for your help.
>Chaotic Empires (Closed to Public)

I wonder if you are haveing the same problems i am. This is on my todo list.

i have the same problems creating new zones and i have the same crash occur
when it does

i use bpl14 with olc+ 2.1a and dg scripts 5

this is what i have from the debugger. hope it helps with both of our problems

zedit new 200
redit 20000
change room title to beginning
zedit 20000
add builder name
quit zedit

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x808c8f8 in str_dup (source=0x0) at utils.c:84
84        CREATE(new_z, char, strlen(source) + 1);
(gdb) info stack
#0  0x808c8f8 in str_dup (source=0x0) at utils.c:84
#1  0x8092207 in zedit_setup (d=0x82f4550, room_num=2621) at zedit.c:91
#2  0x8082a6f in do_olc (ch=0x82f7cb0, argument=0xbffffa91 " 20000", cmd=347,
    at olc.c:345
#3  0x807936a in command_interpreter (ch=0x82f7cb0, argument=0xbffffa8c "zedit
    at interpreter.c:645
#4  0x804a2d4 in game_loop (mother_desc=5) at comm.c:739
#5  0x8049947 in init_game (port=9191) at comm.c:345
#6  0x80498c5 in main (argc=1, argv=0xbffffde8) at comm.c:309
(gdb) continue

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