Re: <NEWBIE> "jimmy" at Jan 19, 98 00:39:26 am

From: Andrew Helm (ashe@IGLOU.COM)
Date: 01/19/98

> Hello, I'm running the bp12 on a FreeBSD machine.  I have about
> 1 meg of errors in my error file all saying
> SYSERR: bind: Address already in use
> I can't seem to get it to stop doing this. It doesn't seem to be
> bothering the running of the Mud much however on the last reboot
> it was a long time coming up and that was reported in the syslog.
> CRASH file as well.

I believe some versions of BSD use ports 1024 through 5000 as
ephemeral ports. This sounds like it could be your problem. Try
moving the port the mud runs on to something above 5000. Also,
check out
for a list of well known ports.

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