[PolyORB-users] Naming Service won't start without internet connection

Jerome Hugues hugues at infres.enst.fr
Sun Jan 9 23:45:48 CET 2005

Martin Krischik (krischik at users.sourceforge.net):

> > This is known issue. You don't have default route. ;-)

Or you do not have the multicast capability required by MIOP on your
interface ?

What is the result of ifconfig on your computer ?

> > > If I do the same with internet connection up all goes well:
> >
> > Internet connection setup default route.
> indeed it does.

What is the difference between the two setups (internet and no internet one) ? 

> > You may take normal behavior if you define default route
> Well the computer on which I test is the main router for my tiny home 
> network :-( . I don't know what happens when I declare a computer to be its 
> own default route but I don't think it is a good idea.
> > or disable 
> > uipmc access point.
> Well I hope I get permanent internet connection soon so I can test naming 
> services.

On linux, please try the following (as root) 'ifconfig lo multicast',
this will enable multicast on the loopback interface.


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