[bf1942] Problems starting Linux Server

Todd Goodman tsg at bonedaddy.net
Tue May 6 13:34:30 EDT 2003

Ignore the STREAM_DEBUG messages (and everything else except for the two

You already have something listening on the socket most likely or
specified an address in config file that isn't on your machine.

Check with netstat -a to see if there's already something listening on
the server port before trying to start it.

Are you changing the default port?  If less than 1024 then you'll have
to be root to run the server.

* Andrew Mumby <A.D.Mumby at warwick.ac.uk> [030506 11:54]:
> Just wondering if anyone can help me get it started. It outputs a load of
> lines to the screen, then:
> STREAM_DEBUG: NumTemplates loaded 3136 check sum is 147
> FORMAT_WARNING: Failed to bind socket
> FORMAT_DEBUG: Netserver shutdown
> I've checked and it really has shut down. Any advice on what might be wrong
> would be apreciated.
>     Andrew Mumby

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