[ut2004] 64 bit client problems with downloads
craig at cs.montana.edu
Wed Nov 17 19:35:34 EST 2004
Clint Goudie-Nice wrote:
>Greetings, I'm having the oddest problem.
>I just fired up my home box with Fedora Core 3 x86_64 and when I connect
>to my server, it goes out and downloads the compressed .uz2 from the web
>server and once it's complete, it resets to 0 and starts downloading the
>files from the ut process on the server via the slow and painful method.
>To make matters more interesting this method goes into the 250% + range
>for each download before accepting it and loading it. I'm in control of
>the server in this case, and I'm sure the files are synchronized between
>the web server and the ut server. The windows client doesn't exhibit
>this behavior either.
>Am I missing some library that lets it extract .uz2 files or is
>something else amiss here?
>I'm running 3323 ;)
As I recall, there is a bug in the download meter on x86_64. It's not a
big problem, as downloading still works, so it's pretty low priority.
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