Re: PC/TCP and CU-SeeMe problems

Chafik Hankour (
Thu, 14 Mar 1996 13:11:03 -0500 (EST)

I am having the exact same problem with FTP software's OnNet, exact same
problem ... I am still trying to get it to work.

Chafik Hankour
Tufts University

On Thu, 14 Mar 1996, Mark Thacker...Internet Specialist wrote:

> Hello all,
> I am running a version of PC/TCP from FTP Software that seems to be
> causing all sorts of problems with CU-SeeMe. I have tried running
> CU-SeeMe (Cornell version - haven't tried WP yet) on machines with and
> without a Connectix QuickCam, but to no avail. The following error
> messages appear at startup:
> "Gethostbyname () failed (11004)"
> "Problems with receive Network Initialization"
> "Unable to create the invisible Network Window"
> Cu-SeeMe will give me all of these wonderful errors and then refuse to
> connect to a site. In fact, on some of the machines, nothing happens
> when you choose Connect. No dialog box, nothing....
> Winsock is installed as supplied with PC/TCP. Netscape and other apps
> seem to work fine. We are also running Novell NetX drivers with
> PC/TCP's ODIPKT driver. Machines running latest versions of LAN
> Workplace from Novell have no problems.
> In each case, there was already a copy of ctl3d.dll and msvideo.dll in
> the c:\windows directory, so I renamed the ones in the Cu-SeeMe
> directory.
> Any clues? Anyone know if specific versions of PC/TCP have problems
> with CU-SeeMe.
> Mark Thacker, Internet Specialist
> UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas