[jhb_airlines] Re: Help with IVAO LAN installation

  • From: "Paul Reynolds" <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2007 17:35:30 +0100

Just to add, what IVAO call the Network Interface is the IP of the machine
which will connect to IVAO.

Paul

-----Original Message-----
From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Mike Brook
Sent: 18 August 2007 17:32
To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Help with IVAO LAN installation


Assuming that you are using WinXP, Start/Run then type "cmd" (without the
quotes) which should open a DOS box.  Type "ipconfig" (again without the
quotes) at the command prompt and you should get something like this:

==========================================================
C:\>ipconfig

Windows IP Configuration

Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection 12:

        Connection-specific DNS Suffix  . : home
        IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.64
        Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
        Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.254
==========================================================

(This is an example from my non-flying remote pc). The IP Address of the pc
that I ran ipconfig on is therefore 192.168.1.64

Yours will almost certainly be different!

M.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Denis
Ripley
> Sent: Saturday, August 18, 2007 5:23 PM
> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Help with IVAO LAN installation
>
> How does one find the IP of the LAN computers? I have always
> had trouble with this.
>
> Denis
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike Brook" <mike.brook@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Saturday, August 18, 2007 10:17 AM
> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Help with IVAO LAN installation
>
>
> > You don't need to install the MTL library on the non-flying
machine.
> > Install it on the flying machine and THEN copy across the
mtl.dat
> > file from the flying machine to the non-flying machine.
> >
> > Chap 20 in the manual shows how to set up the s/w across a LAN.
> > Taking my setup as an example: the IP of my flying machine is
> > 192.168.1.68, that of my remote non-flying machine is
192.168.1.64.
> > Like you I have the 'Network Interface' and the 'User Interface'
> > both running on my non-flying pc so, on the 'Network & Multi PC'
tab
> > in 'IvAp - Configuration' I have the following entries in the
'Multi
> > PC setup' box:
> >
> > IP of Flight Simulator PC:  192.168.1.68
> > IP of Network Interface PC: 192.168.1.64
> > IP of User Interface PC:    192.168.1.64
> >
> > This must be set-up identically on both pc's.
> >
> > The order of running each program is described in the manual and
> > must be followed exactly.
> >
> > Good luck!
> >
> > M.
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Mike
Lucas
> >> Sent: Saturday, August 18, 2007 4:23 PM
> >> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Help with IVAO LAN installation
> >>
> >> OK, so I'm a month behind everyone else with IVAO.  I'm hoping
> >> you've ironed out all the wrinkles by now and that someone can help
> >> me with configuring it to run on my LAN.
> >>
> >> IVAP installed on both PCs, as per the manual.  FS PC has FS
> >> interface, non-FS PC has Network interface and User interface.  MTL
> >> and base library installed on FS PC and mtl.dat copied to non-FS
> >> PC.  (NOTE - manual does not say to install MTL/base library on
> >> non-FS PC, so I have not done so).
> >>
> >> As per manual, I start Network interface, then User interface, on
> >> non-FS PC.  Problem #1 - error message "Failed to read MTL
> >> configuration files", followed by instructions to install the
> >> MTL/base package on this
> >> (non-FS) PC.
> >>
> >> Can someone confirm that, despite the manual not mentioning this,
> >> it IS in fact necessary to install MTL/base library to the non-FS
> >> PC?
> >>
> >> I'm sure there will be more questions as I progress.
> >>
> >> Mike L
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
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> Date: 8/17/2007
> > 5:43 PM
> >
> >
>
>
>



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