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Old   September 11, 2008, 19:50
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Hi everyone,

I've been having trouble starting Gambit on a winXP system. The error i'm getting is ---

[gambit] Cannot open connect stream. TRANS(SocketINETGetAddr): tnamebysocket() failed TRANS(SocketINETConnect): TRANS(SocketINETGetAddr) () failed TRANS(Open): transport open failed for tcp/fluentmachine3:0 Unable to open display

Gambit was running ok on this m/c till yesterday when the system suddenly hung and had 2 be restarted...any suggestions??! thanks!
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Old   September 12, 2008, 00:30
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uninstall and reinstall Exceed I've got the same issue this week
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Old   September 12, 2008, 07:58
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I have been trying 2 do tht and now i get an error saying.. Error - Cannot create directory C:/ProgramData/HummingBird/Global/Accessories

This happens midway thru the installation and i'm not able 2 proceed frm here...I have already uninstalled the old appln so i don't think that's the issue...

any ideas?? thanks!
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Old   September 20, 2008, 06:41
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open your xconfig from exceed and got to your exceed 3d and GLX settings, in that disable the opengl option and restart your exceed. Than open the gambit.
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