etk broken in R6B-0? (was INET_GETHOST.EXE)

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Fri Dec 3 19:03:52 CET 1999


The problem (at least on Unix) seems to be that the file etk/src/tkstr.erl
is never compiled.

The workaround is to compile tkstr.erl and place the resulting .beam file into
etk/ebin.

/Björn

"Vance Shipley" <> writes:

> 
> Damn, he's right.  ETK seems to be broken in R6B-0.  I can't get wtour or 
> etk_demo to work either in the WinNT or Unix environments.  :(
> 
> 	-Vance
> 
> }  -----Original Message-----
> }  From: 
> }  [mailto:]On Behalf Of Bruce Fitzsimons
> }  Sent: Friday, December 03, 1999 10:45 AM
> }  To: 
> }  Subject: INET_GETHOST.EXE
> }  
> }  
> }  Hullo,
> }  
> }  Is anyone else having a few problems with this monster? Using ETK under R6B
> }  this program starts, as well as WISH42.EXE, but it never completes (as I
> }  guess it is supposed to).
> }  
> }  I'm running under Win95 with no DNS configured, but with -sname blah.
> }  
> }  It looks like this code is new for R6B. Etk always used to work fine...now
> }  even the demos won't run.
> }  
> }  Cheers,
> }  Bruce
> }  
> }  PS I had a quick (very!) look for the source code and couldn't find it. So
> }  I'm not sure what it wants to do, I presume its resolving the host name of
> }  the local host.
> }  
> }  
> 

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