Mail Archives: djgpp/1999/03/01/08:21:16

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From: Shawn Hargreaves <ShawnH AT Probe DOT co DOT uk>
To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com
Subject: Re: Help please.... my game only works on one PC :-(
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 1999 12:08:12 -0000
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David Morgan writes:
> I'm having trouble with a game I've written using DJGPP and Allegro.
> It works fine on my PC, but when I transfer it to another PC (I've 
> tested it on four completely different systems running NT, Windows 95 
> and Windows 98) it either crashes out with (I think) a segmentation 
> fault or locks the computer up completely.

Allegro programs are never going to work properly under NT. As for
the other platforms, either there is a bug in your code that just
doesn't show up on your machine for some reason, or perhaps Allegro
is having problems with the hardware on these other platforms. Try
running some of the Allegro test programs, eg. test.exe, play.exe,
and setup.exe. Do these work when using the same modes and drivers
as your program?

	Shawn Hargreaves.

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