Commit be64f767 authored by hrchilds's avatar hrchilds
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Beef up message about running client-server to include vglrun warning.


git-svn-id: http://visit.ilight.com/svn/visit/trunk/src@8888 18c085ea-50e0-402c-830e-de6fd14e8384
parent 8632d128
......@@ -1356,6 +1356,10 @@ ViewerFileServer::StartServer(const std::string &host)
//
// Mark C. Miller, Wed Jun 17 14:27:08 PDT 2009
// Replaced CATCHALL(...) with CATCHALL.
//
// Hank Childs, Thu Nov 5 18:42:45 PST 2009
// Beef up error message when you cannot connect.
//
// ****************************************************************************
void
......@@ -1479,6 +1483,14 @@ ViewerFileServer::StartServer(const std::string &host, const stringVector &args)
"components, check for debug logs on %1 to see if VisIt "
"was at least able to launch there.\n\n"
"\"vglrun\": If you do not know what \"vglrun\" is, you can ignore this paragraph."
" If there were no debug logs to be found on %1 and you are using "
"vglrun, then vglrun may be causing VisIt to fail. Some versions "
"of vglrun cause the ssh program to fail. If you are running "
"VisIt in conjunction with vglrun, this may be causing your "
"failure. (You can test this by running \"vglrun ssh\" and seeing "
"if it cores.)\n\n"
"If you found debug log files on %1 but VisIt still can't "
"connect then it's possible that %1 cannot connect to your "
"local computer. Some desktop computers do not provide a "
......
......@@ -43,6 +43,7 @@
#include <ChangeUsernameException.h>
#include <CouldNotConnectException.h>
#include <CancelledConnectException.h>
#include <DebugStream.h>
#include <QLayout>
#include <QLineEdit>
......@@ -207,6 +208,9 @@ ViewerPasswordWindow::~ViewerPasswordWindow()
// Hank Childs, Sun Nov 11 22:21:55 PST 2007
// Add support for changing the username.
//
// Hank Childs, Thu Nov 5 18:49:29 PST 2009
// Add some debug statements.
//
// ****************************************************************************
void
......@@ -235,6 +239,10 @@ ViewerPasswordWindow::authenticate(const char *username, const char *host,
// signal caught, error, or EOF
// could have been wrong password
delete[] buffer;
debug1 << "About to throw a could not connect exception" << endl;
debug1 << "This is the standard place VisIt fails when the "
<< "server cannot connect back to the client." << endl;
debug1 << "See warning message for possible causes" << endl;
EXCEPTION0(CouldNotConnectException);
}
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