On Sat, Mar 6, 2010 at 8:00 PM, Vincent Fourmond <email@example.com> wrote:
> freecol fails, because it spawns a server on "localhost", but it
> connects using 127.0.0.1.
Yes that is the problem. Replacing 127.0.0.1 with localhost should be
the correct fix.
> What I think is happening is that localhost is IPv6 by default (why ?)
> so freecol fails when it later connects to 127.0.0.1.
It listens on [::]:3541 and that is IPv6 only if net.ipv6.bindv6only=1.
> Is that a bug in openjdk (ie fails to listen on both IPv6 and IPv4, or
> takes localhost as IPv6 only) or freecol ?