3.3 [VM-TCP only] After upgrade to 1.8d or later (from 1.8c or earlier), a call to RXLSVTEL fails at startup and LISTSERV abends.
After upgrade to 1.8d, a call to RXLSVTEL fails at startup and LISTSERV abends, like this:
23 Jul 1999 14:07:06 LISTSERV(R)-TCP/IP version 1.8d starting...
23 Jul 1999 14:07:06 Copyright L-Soft international 1986-1999
23 Jul 1999 14:07:06 PASCAL code loaded at C97000 - size 1199k
DMSITP143T Addressing exception occurred at 80CBA328 in system routine
DMSABE2047I AUTODUMP dump started; please wait
DMSABE1297I Dump has been taken
HCPGIR450W CP entered; disabled wait PSW 000A0000 80E77568
This can be fixed by setting the startmsg variable in LOCAL SYSVARS to the null string, ie,
startmsg = ''