[Coco] Drive Wire 4.3.4E - Multi Instance How ?

coco at jechar.ca coco at jechar.ca
Tue Jun 19 14:02:13 EDT 2018

Thank you sounds like I may have all I need, will not have access to my 
for a week or two so It may be a while before I check it out.

The Geany IDE makes copying Instances easy and everything should work 
now that I know what to do.

On 2018-06-16 22:31, Bill Pierce via Coco wrote:
> Ok, once you copy (in the config.xml) the <instance> - </instance>
> (tags included) section and paste the back to back (as many as
> needed), you must use the instance manager to "Attach UI" to make that
> instance the "current" instance in the UI. Then run the "Simple Config
> Wizard" in the config menu. This must be done for each instance to set
> ports and such. Each port must be unique. In TCP for emulators, I use
> increments in steps of 2 for the address as I think each port uses 2
> addresses internally (the port you set and the next for the server,
> i.e. 65504-65505, next port would be 65506), Using real serial ports,
> then just select an unused port from the menu.
> All other functions of the Instance Manager work, only the "Create New
> Instance" is broken (actually never finished)
> If you have any problems, email me direct and I can help as I run
> multiple instances regularly :-)
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> From: coco <coco at jechar.ca>
> To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
> Sent: Sat, Jun 16, 2018 9:24 pm
> Subject: Re: [Coco] Drive Wire 4.3.4E - Multi Instance How ?
> Ok I tried that but it is still not working do I need to changeport
> numbers ect I am using local host.  I hust did a cut paste and changed
> a few things I do not know  if AUTOSTART can be on for both and I am
> using TCPIP Client 65503 TCP/IP Server 65504 for both should I change
> the secondto something different ?On 2018-06-16 20:08, Aaron Wolfe
> wrote:> Sure, you can have as many <instance> sections as you like in
> the > config> file.  I usually just copy one and edit to taste.> > >
> On Sat, Jun 16, 2018, 8:06 PM <coco at jechar.ca> wrote:> >> >>   I
> wanted to create a second Instance but Instance Manager>>  does not
> seem to work in Linux can a second instance be created>>   by editing
> the XML in config.xml - The original 4.3.4E I>>   downloaded was setup
> for MS Windows and TCP/IP but I am running>>   ubuntu and a coco on a
> USB port.>>   It took a few edits to the config.xml to get the system
> working>>   at all, it runs fine now but I would like to have my
> second coco>>   attached to a com port as a second instance so I could
> switch>>   between the two systems quick.>> >>   I can send you the
> current XML code if that helps let me know.>> >>   Charlie>> >> -->>
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