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MAP-button can not create temporary file...?

asked 2020-11-04 18:01:27 +0000

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updated 2020-11-04 18:05:38 +0000

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Version 3.4.0 (v3.4.0-0-g9733f173ea5e) 

Running on 64-bit Windows 10 (1903), build 18362, with Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4960X CPU @ 3.60GHz (with SSE4.2), with 32703 MB of physical memory, with locale English_United Kingdom.utf8, with light display mode, without HiDPI, with Npcap version 1.00, based on libpcap version 1.9.1, with GnuTLS 3.6.3, with Gcrypt 1.8.3, with brotli 1.0.2, without AirPcap, binary plugins supported (21 loaded).

Built using Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 (VC++ 14.27, build 29112).

With Maxmind mmdb's instaled and geo fuctions correctly. When keying stats/endpoints/ipv4/ MAP...

both "Open in browser" or "Save As" produce the same result > Dialog "Map file error" Unable to create temporary file...

Is this a simple permissions issue?

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endpoint_dialog.cpp displays the same error message for three different failure modes. I was looking at it over the weekend but trying to reign in the rabbit holes I go down. Can you open a Gitlab issue ? Maybe someone else will look into it.

Chuckc gravatar imageChuckc ( 2020-11-04 18:40:26 +0000 )edit

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answered 2020-12-12 03:16:37 +0000

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Fixed in dev (3.5) and upcoming 3.4.2 branches.
Release candidate (rc0) install files available in automated builds.
3.4.2 due out in January per the Roadmap

Chuckc gravatar imageChuckc ( 2020-12-12 20:51:28 +0000 )edit

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