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Crashing!!

Crashing - I'm so confused:  I had to ctrl-alt-del CD three times tonight.  The last time, I was going to publish to a new FTP directory.  I was was about to add a new location and noticed that it lost a location I had set up this afternoon.  When I hit "Add" to set up a new location, CD went dead, the three CD taskbar icons went black, and I had to ctrl-alt-del.

So after starting up CD again I finally publish. It looks great.  I open Netscape Communicator to send my friend the URL and to find the link to the CD discussion - When I find Joel's email and click on the link to the CD discussion, Communicator crashes amd the two CD taskbar icons go black.  This time when I click on the now black CD icons, CD is still alive.

When I close of my CD tasks, Netscape Communicator works again.

I'm having a good time though.  I'm going to publish a friend's memoirs here:
http://tk-jk.net/Bridgers/

Terry Kearns
Tuesday, October 16, 2001

What OS are you using?

I don't think we have any conflicts with Netscape but it sounds like there's something problematic on your machine.

The shaggy dog is great! wake him up!

Joel Spolsky
Tuesday, October 16, 2001

I'm using Win98.  I may be wrong but something seems to funky about Netscape Communicator, Netscape Navigator and CD.  This morning I modified and published my site.  Every thing was fine.  (AOL is my ASP).  After lunch I connectd to AOL again, launched Communicator to check my mail and Navigator to read the forum.  Next thing I know, I'm dead again.  When I tried to shut down windows, another program went dead (one of these behind the scene programs that started with an "A" - I had to terminate that program so that the shutdown could complete.

I'll keep better notes next time so I can explain this better.

TK

Terry Kearns
Tuesday, October 16, 2001

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