Can't connect to any server

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Can't connect to any server

by BBmine » Mon Jun 12, 2017 14:22

Hi, I have the latest ppa of 0.4.16-dev, but I can't connect to any servers. Please help.
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2017-06-12 09:17:48: ACTION[Main]: Local map saving started, map will be saved at '/home/user/.minetest/worlds/server_ctf.esprc.club_4444'
2017-06-12 09:17:50: ERROR[Main]: A serialization error occurred:
2017-06-12 09:17:50: ERROR[Main]: deSerializeString: couldn't read all chars
2017-06-12 09:17:50: ERROR[Main]: The server is probably  running a different version of Minetest.
2017-06-12 09:19:11: ACTION[Main]: Local map saving started, map will be saved at '/home/user/.minetest/worlds/server_minebest.org_30017'
2017-06-12 09:19:14: ERROR[Main]: A serialization error occurred:
2017-06-12 09:19:14: ERROR[Main]: deSerializeString: couldn't read all chars
2017-06-12 09:19:14: ERROR[Main]: The server is probably  running a different version of Minetest.
2017-06-12 09:19:24: ACTION[Main]: Local map saving started, map will be saved at '/home/user/.minetest/worlds/server_justtest.duckdns.org_30000'
2017-06-12 09:19:27: ERROR[Main]: A serialization error occurred:
2017-06-12 09:19:27: ERROR[Main]: deSerializeString: couldn't read all chars
2017-06-12 09:19:27: ERROR[Main]: The server is probably  running a different version of Minetest.
2017-06-12 09:19:41: ACTION[Main]: Local map saving started, map will be saved at '/home/user/.minetest/worlds/server_hometownserver.com_30000'
2017-06-12 09:19:43: ERROR[Main]: A serialization error occurred:
2017-06-12 09:19:43: ERROR[Main]: deSerializeString: couldn't read all chars
2017-06-12 09:19:43: ERROR[Main]: The server is probably  running a different version of Minetest.
2017-06-12 09:19:56: ACTION[Main]: Local map saving started, map will be saved at '/home/user/.minetest/worlds/server_jt2.intraversal.net_30002'
2017-06-12 09:19:58: ERROR[Main]: A serialization error occurred:
2017-06-12 09:19:58: ERROR[Main]: deSerializeString: couldn't read all chars
2017-06-12 09:19:58: ERROR[Main]: The server is probably  running a different version of Minetest.
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Re: Can't connect to any server

by MineYoshi » Mon Jun 12, 2017 15:20

The problem keeps if you play with Minetest 0.4.15?
It's your Minetest version, it's better for you to play with the actual stable Minetest version in servers, not with the latest '-dev' versions.
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Re: Can't connect to any server

by BBmine » Mon Jun 12, 2017 15:58

MineYoshi wrote:The problem keeps if you play with Minetest 0.4.15?
It's your Minetest version, it's better for you to play with the actual stable Minetest version in servers, not with the latest '-dev' versions.

:P How can I have them both then? Also, there's some servers that need the dev version.
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Re: Can't connect to any server

by ExeterDad » Mon Jun 12, 2017 18:08

Dont you run Debian8? ppa's are Ubuntu. You're asking for trouble.
 

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Re: Can't connect to any server

by BBmine » Mon Jun 12, 2017 19:14

ExeterDad wrote:Dont you run Debian8? ppa's are Ubuntu. You're asking for trouble.

Yes, on some of my pcs. I was running the ppa on an Ubuntu machine.
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Re: Can't connect to any server

by juli » Thu Jun 15, 2017 19:48

U could try to build minetest yourself, so u can have for every minetest-version an other client :),
( u need as cmake option then -DRUN_IN_PLACE=TRUE)
but i use 0.4.16 (also compiled myself) too and had no Problems on any server with connection.
 

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Re: Can't connect to any server

by Andrey01 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 15:09

MineYoshi wrote:The problem keeps if you play with Minetest 0.4.15?
It's your Minetest version, it's better for you to play with the actual stable Minetest version in servers, not with the latest '-dev' versions.

You`re right! These builds are not always good. You should install stable versions.
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