Chatting in the game sometimes causes a crash

Case number:845829-991444
Topic:Crash/Hang
Opened by:Timo van der Laan
Status:Closed
Type:Bug
Opened on:Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 10:43
Last modified:Friday, January 6, 2012 - 12:22

System: Windows 7

Yesterday it happened 3 times. The last time I could verify that the last line I was trying to send did not got through. The crash was immediately after the Enter.
I have switched to IRC chatting now (and disabled the chat boxes), and the game did not crash anymore.

(Tue, 01/03/2012 - 10:43  |  6 comments)


brow42's picture
User offline. Last seen 2 weeks 4 days ago. Offline
Joined: 09/19/2011
Groups: None

This also happened to me. What I can add is that I was undoubtedly disconnected from the server at the time. The game had been running just fine for hours but nobody had said anything and I typed "anybody there" and instant crash to desktop. This might have also been during your power outage, but I don't remember.

jflat06's picture
User offline. Last seen 1 day 11 hours ago. Offline
Joined: 09/29/2010
Groups: Window Group

Assigning

spdenne's picture
User offline. Last seen 27 weeks 4 days ago. Offline
Joined: 10/01/2011
Groups: Void Crushers

This has happened to me a few times too, also Win7, and always after a long time with nothing showing in the game chat window. I've had it happen when I've been connected to IRC too, and the game chat window has been missing IRC chat, so I'm guessing the game was disconnected.

Joined: 09/21/2011
Groups: Void Crushers

That would also explain why recipes loading fails sometimes with the message that the game should be running. And the game is running.

Joined: 06/17/2010

Reported many times... IRC disconnect bug :(

Joined: 06/17/2010
Status: Open » Closed

Marking as duplicate to: http://fold.it/portal/node/991488

Sitemap

Developed by: UW Center for Game Science, UW Institute for Protein Design, Northeastern University, Vanderbilt University Meiler Lab, UC Davis
Supported by: DARPA, NSF, NIH, HHMI, Amazon, Microsoft, Adobe, RosettaCommons