Bug#360143: [pkg-boinc-devel] Bug#360143: boinc-manager: Connecting to other host troublesome

Frank S. Thomas frank at thomas-alfeld.de
Wed Apr 5 16:36:39 UTC 2006

package boinc-manager
tags 360143 + confirmed
forwarded 360143 http://www.ssl.berkeley.edu/pipermail/boinc_dev/2006-April/005239.html

Hi Zlatko,

On Thursday 30 March 2006 22:25, Zlatko Calusic wrote:
> It is really a trouble trying to connect to a host with a running
> boinc other than localhost. Boinc manager tries to connect to
> localhost immediately after staring, which is ok by itself. But when
> you go to File -> Select computer menu, type the name of the host and
> press OK nothing happens! Only after boinc manager decides to timeout
> (which is after a minute or more!) are you allowed to choose another
> host which is a real PITA. Don't need to mention that it happens every
> time. OK, I'll admit it looks like an upstream bug, but I still have a
> lot of hope in fine Debian developers. :)

I can confirm this bug and have already forwarded a fix for it to the
upstream developers. Thanks for the report!


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