RE: PC / Windows

pap@tiac.net
Tue, 7 Feb 1995 11:35:13 -0500


>Hi,
> I'm trying to get CU-SeeMe running on a PC. I got
>version 0.34b4 from gated.cornell.edu. I have the Chameleon
>by NetManage Windows Sockets stacks. I made sure that there
>was only 1 copy of msvideo.dll on my system, and that it was
>in the \windows\system directory. I have a camcorder with a
>Video Spigot capture board hooked up to my computer. It
>works fine to capture video with Microsoft Video for Windows.
>I specified my hostname in the hosts file (which is in the
>directory that contains my Windows sockets stack). In the
>hosts file I also specified my IP address which I got
>(after connecting) from the Newt program which runs with
>Chameleon.
> But when I run cuseeme.exe it says "Hmmm....there may
>be a problem Gethostbyname0 failed (11004)". Could you
>please help me understand what I'm doing wrong? Any advice
>you can give me would be apreciated. Thanks.
>
>
Hi bb,

Does your Host Name in Custom setup match the host name (any.host.org) in the
hosts file on the line following the address you edited in from the session (assuming
BOOTP), or did you just edit in the numerical address (123.456.78.90)? I think you
need both.

Regards,

pap :>)