[messages] [Technical Support & Bugs] VASSAL won't open
hrothgar47 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 06:06:39 CEST 2014
I loaded the new version of VASSAL on my laptop. I got it to open once
and was able to do a move. But after closing the program, when I tried
to reopen it, nothing happens. I tried via the shortcut, and by
clicking on the actual application file. I've gone through the FAQs,
and confirmed that I have the 64 bit Java 6 working on my computer.
This is the errorlog for VASSAL:
2014-07-27 11:55:39,783 [0-main] INFO VASSAL.launch.StartUp - Starting
2014-07-27 11:55:39,786 [0-main] INFO VASSAL.launch.StartUp - OS
Windows 8 6.2
2014-07-27 11:55:39,786 [0-main] INFO VASSAL.launch.StartUp - Java
2014-07-27 11:55:39,786 [0-main] INFO VASSAL.launch.StartUp - VASSAL
2014-07-27 11:55:39,843 [0-AWT-EventQueue-0] INFO
VASSAL.launch.ModuleManager - Manager
2014-07-27 11:55:42,777 [0-AWT-EventQueue-0] INFO
VASSAL.launch.ModuleManagerWindow - Exiting
I don't know what any of that means.
My computer is running on Windows 8.1.
The remaining thing to check according to the FAQ list is whether the
firewall is blocking the loopback. I think my Windows firewall is
turned off and the Norton firewall is on. But, I don't know how to
check that firewall to see if it's blocking the loopback. I don't see
anything in the Norton Manage Firewall that refers to loopback.
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