RE: Error starting CUSeeMe

pap@tiac.net
Fri, 10 Feb 1995 02:50:07 -0500


If the hosts file(s) (should only need /netmanage one) reflects the address of YOUR
machine at the domain, then you may be trying to work through a firewall that
interferes with UDP. Not sure how a proxy server would work here. Anyone?

Regards,

pap :>)

Dan Jones wrote:
>
>
>Hi All
>
> I'm a BRAND NEW user - who just tried to download and run
CUSEEME.
>I've read the FAQ, and Ic an't find what I'm doing wrong.
>
> When I start CUSEEME (Windows) it gives me an error message:
>
> Gethostname() failed (11004)
>
> and aborts CUSEEME.
>
> Is this the "Windows needs a host name defined" error the Help file
>mentions? I have a HOSTS file and ip address and host name in my
>c:\ODI directory (I'm runing Netmanage's Chameleon over their NMODI
>drivers). I have a HOSTS file in ODI, Netmanage, Windows,
>windows/system - nothing seems to work.
>
> Anybody have any ideas? I'd LOVE to start using this thing!