[ut2003io] Error Moving File

Andrew Pilley ashridah at icculus.org
Sun May 25 19:10:17 EDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-05-26 at 03:57, Rob Salmond wrote:
> This has likely been addressed already but I didn't see an archive of this 
> mailing list anywhere and I haven't found any info elsehwere yet.  Anyway, 
> apologies in advance for redundancy but my problem is that when I connect to 
> a server running a mod or a level I don't have it downloads but gives me an 
> error about moving the file once its been downloaded.

Hmm. are you running the latest version of ut2003 for linux? i was
fairly certain that this problem had been fixed. it's definently a known

Basically, it's downloading it to a temporary area, and then moving it
to somewhere in ~/.ut2003/, depending on the resource being downloaded.
>From memory, it's actually succeeding, but 'failing' anyway, due to an
incorrect return value.

see the old bug report https://bugzilla.icculus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=168

if you're still seeing this, even after all the patches, then you've got
something weird, however.

Andrew 'ashridah' Pilley

> From my UT2003.log file:
> DevNet: HTTPDownload: connect() failed
> DevNet: Receiving package 'ServerIcons'
> ScriptLog: PlayerController::ProgressCommand 
> menu:XInterface.UT2NetworkStatusMsg Connection failed Downloading package 
> 'ServerIcons' failed: Error moving file
> I imagine its  permissions problem or a path problem of some sort but I've 
> chmodded everything in /usr/local/games/ut2003 to 755 and tried playing both 
> as the user who owns the ut2003 directory and as root with the same results.
> Thoughts?
> Thanks,
> -Rob.
Andrew Pilley <ashridah at icculus.org>

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