Re: [aprsisce] About dialog takes 60 seconds to show up
- No problem. I was thinking it was something like that, but wanted to check just in case.
Confirmed, it's back to working normally now.
Lynn W Deffenbaugh (Mr) wrote:
My update server was down for the installation of a new SSD drive for my
OSM tile server. It should be working fine now.
The About box retrieves the current version in a synchronous fashion.
Yes, it will appear to hang until the connection either succeeds or
fails. And TCP/IP takes a LONG time to fail a connect if the server is
known but missing.
Sorry about that!
Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
On 9/25/2012 10:31 PM, Greg D wrote:
> Hi Lynn,
> I was just checking the version of my software (see previous message),
> and noticed that it took a long time (1 full minute) for the About
> dialog box to show up. The program appeared to be hung during that
> time, and I almost went fishing for the Linux Kill command. It's the
> last General Release, from back in May... Is there something external
> that it's doing (checking on the availability of a newer software
> update?) that's down or stuck?
> The Internet is working just fine (e.g. this email), so that's not a
> Just curious,
> Greg KO6TH
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