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  1. Thanks, James. That did it! Whew! I copied ospl.xml to ospl_no_multicast.xml, and edited it to set multicast to false and add an <address> section for, right after the Compatibility section. I used the Deployment Guide section " Peers" and the ospl-error.log file to work out the right syntax. The changes: $ diff ospl.xml ospl_no_multicast.xml 0a1,2 > <!-- This is based on ospl.xml, the default config file, which is identical > to ospl_sp_ddsi.xml --> 3c5 < <Name>ospl_sp_ddsi</Name> --- > <Name>ospl_sp_no_multicast</Name> 6c8,9 < <Description>Stand-alone 'single-process' deployment and standard DDSI networking.</Description> --- > <Description>Stand-alone 'single-process' deployment and DDSI networking > without multicasting, on localhost only.</Description> 20c23 < <AllowMulticast>true</AllowMulticast> --- > <AllowMulticast>false</AllowMulticast> 29a33,37 > <Discovery> > <Peers> > <Peer Address=""/> > </Peers> > </Discovery>
  2. In the interest of reducing the problem to the simplest case, I left out important info. It isn't only the c/standalone PingPong example that doesn't work for me. The cpp/standalone PingPong example fails like the c example. With the HelloWorld/isocpp2 example, the publisher wrote "Hello World", but the subscriber reported "ERROR: Waited for 60 seconds but no sample received". With the RoundTrip/cpp example, pong reported that it's waiting for samples from ping, and ping reported that it warmed up, and then printed headings for "Round trip measurements" but no data. Running mmstat while the RoundTrip example was running, mmstat established connection to the OpenSplice system using URI ospl.xml, then printed headings and, every 3 seconds, all zeros.
  3. When I follow the directions to run the PingPong example in dscs/PingPong/c/standalone/, the ping program times out every few seconds without communicating to pong. I'm hoping someone can tell me what I'm doing wrong. Tools: Ubuntu 16.04 (32-bit) on VirtualBox VM gcc 5.4.0 GNU make 4.1 perl 5.22.1 gSOAP 2.8.28-1 Doxygen 1.8.11-1 graphviz 2.38.0-12ubuntu2.1 I installed OpenSplice from VortexOpenSplice-6.7.170523OSS-HDE-x86.linux-gcc5.4.0-glibc2.23-installer.tar, based on instructions at http://www.prismtech.com/dds-community/software-downloads/installing. Comments on those instructions, in case it relates to the problem with the PingPong example: The Installing page gives an example of using "$ gtar -xzf VortexOpen...". My Ubuntu 16.04 didn't find gtar, so I used "tar -xf VortexOpen...". There were no instances of @@INSTALLDIR@@ in the file ./HDE/<target_platform>/release.com, but it correctly sets $OSPL_HOME to ~/DDS/6.7.pre/HDE/x86.linux. TAO and JacORB aren't used. I don't intend to use Java with OpenSplice, though Java is installed. That is, /usr/bin/javac is in the PATH. While working with the source distribution earlier, I followed the suggestion in http://forums.opensp...n-unbuntu-1504/, and did sudo ln -s /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.9.2/liblto_plugin.so /usr/lib/bfd-plugins/ which presumably wouldn't cause any trouble, but I'll mention it just in case. (I didn't get the PingPong example working in the source build, either.) $OSPL_HOME/examples/dcps/README.html says to build the examples on a POSIX system with makefile -f Makefile will build all C and C++ standalone examples as well as ISO C++ examplesMy Ubuntu didn't find makefile, so I used "make -f Makefile" and everything seemed to build, though there were various warnings. To run the PingPong example, I used HDE/x86.linux/examples/dcps/PingPong/README.html and followed the steps for the default single process configuration. $OSPL_URI=file://$OSPL_HOME/etc/config/ospl.xml. In each of two terminal windows, source release.com and cd to $OSPL_HOME/examples/dcps/PingPong/c/standalone/. In terminal 1, start pong by running, for C/C++: $ ./pong PongRead PongWrite In terminal 2, start ping by running, for C/C++: $ ./ping 100 100 f PongRead PongWriteTerminal 1 shows: ~/DDS/6.7.pre/HDE/x86.linux/examples/dcps/PingPong/c/standalone$ ./pong PongRead PongWrite Starting pong example Terminal 2 shows: ~/DDS/6.7.pre/HDE/x86.linux/examples/dcps/PingPong/c/standalone$ ./ping 100 100 f PongRead PongWrite Starting ping example PING: TIMEOUT 2 - message lost PING: TIMEOUT 2 - message lost [17 identical lines deleted] PING: TIMEOUT 2 - message lost PING: Max nr of 20 timeouts reached, terminating, test Failed Completed ping example ~/DDS/6.7.pre/HDE/x86.linux/examples/dcps/PingPong/c/standalone$ There is no ospl-error.log, and ospl-info.log shows no errors. (ospl-info.log is attached, changed to ospl-info_log.txt.) The forum shows that others are running OpenSource examples on Ubuntu 16.04, so it should work. Many thanks for any help on this. ospl-info_log.txt