Hi,

This was the first thing I did when hearing others get blue screens. I 
personally never got one, and didn't get a single error. I also 
redirected the output to a file, though that was completely empty and no 
errors occured.

Kevin

----- Original Message -----
From: Willem Venter <dwill...@gmail.com>
To: Gamers Discussion list <gamers@audyssey.org>
Date: Sat, 16 Oct 2010 16:37:57 +0200
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Something to try

> Hi thomas.
> 
> I went to the sidescroler directory and did a tomb.exe >error.txt, but
> the file was empty when the computer rebooted. If it writes to stderr
> then I'm not sure how to get at it.
> 
> On 10/16/10, Shane Lowe <shanel...@insightbb.com> wrote:
> > Nothing wrong with it on my end.
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Thomas Ward" <thomasward1...@gmail.com>
> > To: "Gamers Discussion list" <gamers@audyssey.org>
> > Sent: Saturday, October 16, 2010 12:26 AM
> > Subject: [Audyssey] Something to try
> >
> >
> >> HI all,
> >> Tonight while debugging/testing Mysteries of the Ancients I realised
> >> there is still something we haven't tried to do in order to track down
> >> that blue screen error. Most of you don't know this but cross-platform
> >> libraries such as SFML often out put error messages directly to the
> >> console, or in Windows the command prompt. Since most of us are use to
> >> dialog boxes, message boxes, and all the other Windows trappings I
> >> doubt it ocurred to anyone before now to try and launch the program
> >> from the command prompt to see if there are any error codes etc
> >> printed to the screen. So that's what we need to do.
> >> What I would do if I were you guys is copy the installation files to a
> >> test directory like c:\test
> >> and then open the command prompt window by typing cmd into the run
> >> dialog box and pressing enter. Now, for you Windows newbies that know
> >> nothing about Dos commands change to the test directory we created by
> >> doing a
> >> cd\test
> >> and pressing enter. Now, simply type tomb and press enter. The game
> >> should launch and play. When you exit the game there should be error
> >> messages printed to the screen if there were any encountered. Let me
> >> know your results.
> >>
> >> Thanks.
> >>
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