#exult@irc.freenode.net logs for 12 Dec 2000 (GMT)

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[13:36:20] <TonyHoyt> Hello.
[14:52:51] <wjp> hi
[14:53:21] <TonyHoyt> How's Exile 3 doing for you, Wjp?
[14:53:33] <wjp> haven't
[14:53:36] <wjp> (oops)
[14:53:40] <wjp> played it since last night
[14:54:00] <wjp> but I'm doing ok, generally
[14:54:16] <wjp> I'm kind of saving up a lot of money, atm
[14:55:29] <TonyHoyt> Saving money in the game you mean?
[14:55:49] <TonyHoyt> I've heard money can be a bit problem with all the games. Specialy when you have to buy up stats.
[14:56:58] <wjp> yes, exile 3 is that kind of game
[14:57:12] <wjp> you need both skill points and gold for advancing stats
[14:57:23] <wjp> I usually make just enough money for that
[14:57:45] <wjp> however, now I need _lots_ of money to buy several necessary items
[14:57:53] <TonyHoyt> *nods* Cool cool. Hey. I finaly played Exult yesterday for the first time since the 0.40 release. *Chuckles*
[14:58:28] <TonyHoyt> Money for items is a pain, specialy when you must combine it with equipment. Is it weapons, spells, what?
[15:04:41] <TonyHoyt> bbl
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[17:39:02] <jameson> Hi...
[17:39:04] <jameson> Argh.
[17:39:06] <jameson> Bye.
[17:39:13] <jameson> Oh, wait, I'll wait.
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[17:48:10] <TonyHoyt> Just me.
[17:48:25] <TonyHoyt> Annnnnnnd i'm going to lunch.
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[17:50:56] <jameson> Hi
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[18:11:18] <TonyHoyt_lunch> I"m back.
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[18:11:28] <TonyHoyt> Hi Jameson, Hi Matto
[18:11:33] <TonyHoyt> What's new in the world?
[18:11:41] <matto> hi tony
[18:16:25] <TonyHoyt> Been doing much Matto?
[18:19:27] <matto> TonyHoyt: school... unfortunately.. lots of school
[18:19:59] <TonyHoyt> Finals comeing soon or exist?
[18:45:00] <TonyHoyt> bbl
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[20:14:18] <TonyHoyt> Hello again people.
[20:20:01] <jameson> wb
[20:50:23] <TonyHoyt> Thanks.
[20:50:59] <TonyHoyt> Does anyone know how to manual mount a blasted cd drive on a SunOS System?! i'm trying to install u7 and I can't get it reconize the cd.
[20:51:55] <jameson> Well, the CD probably uses ISO9660, which ought to be recognized...
[20:52:24] <jameson> Or does it have a different fs? Are you using Joliet?
[20:52:49] <TonyHoyt> It's not being reconized by The system. Usually I can pop in a CD, open the File Manager and it shows the CD. But this time, it doesn't. I'm assumeing because it's not a ufs cd. But I could be wrong.
[20:53:34] <TonyHoyt> I"m fairly sure the cd is nothing more then a old 0SI9660 formated CD. But I can't seem to figure out how to mount the sucker.
[20:53:36] <jameson> No, that sounds like a sensible explanation.
[20:53:44] <jameson> Are you root on that box?
[20:53:50] <TonyHoyt> Yup yup.
[20:54:13] <jameson> Try using 'mount' explicitly, and specify the fs type with -F.
[20:54:17] <TonyHoyt> I've done something like this for linux but not for Sun. So I don't know. might be me.
[20:54:44] <TonyHoyt> Well here's the other thing, What device is my cd drive? I think I know but everytime i try to mount to it, it says "already mounted' or 'busy'.
[20:55:14] <jameson> It should be listed in /etc/vfstab
[20:55:43] <TonyHoyt> Hmmmm Let me look
[20:55:58] <jameson> Well, actually, I'm not sure if that's the way this works on SunOS...
[20:55:59] <TonyHoyt> Hmm Ope, don't see it.
[20:56:04] <TonyHoyt> ope -> nope
[20:56:26] <jameson> Hmm...
[20:56:47] <TonyHoyt> trying again. didn't work the first time.
[20:58:39] <TonyHoyt> OKay I'm typeing this... mount -F osi9660 -r /cdrom /dev/dsk/c0t6d0s0
[20:58:50] <TonyHoyt> and getting this 'mount: operation not applicable to FSType osi9660'
[21:00:12] <jameson> Try ISO instead of osi...
[21:00:36] <jameson> /dev/dsk/c0t6d0s0 appears to be the right device, though.
[21:01:11] <TonyHoyt> doh!
[21:01:13] <TonyHoyt> okay.
[21:01:20] <TonyHoyt> Been playing too much UO lately.
[21:01:30] <jameson> lol
[21:02:36] <TonyHoyt> Drat, same message again.
[21:02:44] <TonyHoyt> I even did iso, and ISO.
[21:02:54] <TonyHoyt> ISO9660 Right?
[21:03:11] <jameson> ISO9660, yes.
[21:04:12] <TonyHoyt> *sigh* Doesn't seem to like it. Lord knows why.
[21:04:14] <jameson> Maybe 'iso9660'?
[21:04:17] <TonyHoyt> #*$(# stupid computer.
[21:05:18] <jameson> A newsgroup post suggests '-rt hsfs' instead of '-F iso9660'
[21:05:23] <TonyHoyt> hmmm
[21:06:23] <TonyHoyt> And now.. I get this 'mount: /dev/dsk/c0t6d0s0 is already mounted, /cdrom is busy,
[21:06:26] <TonyHoyt> or allowable number of mount points exceeded'
[21:07:00] <jameson> Actually, they were using a different device file, too: /dev/sr0
[21:07:02] <TonyHoyt> ahhh forget it. I'll just try to find a new way to e-mail it to myself *grumbles* And my current isp limits my e-mail size to somewhere around 10 megs.
[21:07:23] <jameson> mount -t hsfs /dev/sr0 /cdrom
[21:07:34] <TonyHoyt> tried it no luck.
[21:07:36] <jameson> provided that /cdrom is the mount point (Solaris 1.0)
[21:07:43] <TonyHoyt> That it is.
[21:07:55] <TonyHoyt> But I'm geting /dev/sr0 is already mounted.
[21:08:50] <jameson> Hmm... maybe there's something weird in the kernel... try umounting it first.
[21:09:07] <TonyHoyt> hmmm
[21:09:55] <TonyHoyt> All comes back, "blah blah blah not mounted"
[21:10:05] <jameson> Weird.
[21:10:09] <TonyHoyt> Forget it for now, I can't trouble myself. I have 20 minutes to work on something else.
[21:10:17] <TonyHoyt> So I"ll try to find an alternative way to do it.
[21:10:36] <TonyHoyt> e-mail or use some ftp space. *shrugs* Something...
[21:10:52] <TonyHoyt> u7 is like 7MB big when you zip it up.
[21:14:25] <jameson> Can't find anything in the Sun online support DB either.
[21:14:27] <jameson> Sorry.
[21:25:27] <TonyHoyt> Got to run.
[21:25:29] <TonyHoyt> Thanks for the help.
[21:25:31] <TonyHoyt> later
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[21:53:06] <jameson> /who *
[21:53:12] <jameson> Agh
[22:10:51] <jameson> I've got to go.
[22:10:52] <jameson> Bye!
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[22:38:24] <wjp> hi guys
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[23:22:58] <Fingolfin> BOO
[23:23:08] * wjp jumps
[23:23:11] <wjp> hi :-)
[23:23:11] <Fingolfin> <g>
[23:23:15] <Fingolfin> hi dude!
[23:23:18] <Fingolfin> ?help
[23:23:28] <wjp> not yet :-)
[23:23:32] <Fingolfin> ok ok ;)
[23:23:43] <Fingolfin> ah, I just came home half an hour ago ;)
[23:23:49] <Fingolfin> had a good day today...
[23:23:59] <wjp> what did you do?
[23:24:00] <Fingolfin> and my web server is working again
[23:24:47] <Fingolfin> oh, I did nothing special... was out with a girl I got to know recently... it is a really complicated story, but it was fun ;)
[23:25:29] <wjp> good :-)
[23:26:00] <Fingolfin> and the address section of the homepage I am working on is now so long that I have to implement some way to browse it page by page.. hrm
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[23:30:08] <Fingolfin> %"/$
[23:30:17] <Fingolfin> IE 5 - crash as crash can
[23:52:37] <Fingolfin> I will go to bed now
[23:52:39] <Fingolfin> cya folks
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