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  • Official Tripwire redirect

    We have set up a global CDN that can deliver maps and mods from 35+ data centers around the globe.

    Big shout out for skillz ( http://www.skillzservers.com/ ) for sharing the maps/mods with us.

    You can check the current map list here: http://kf2.tripwirecdn.com/

    Just add the usual RedirectToURL=http://kf2.tripwirecdn.com/ to your server's engine.ini and you should be good to go.

    The servers do not care about capitalization, KF-Meh works as good as kF-mEh.

  • #2
    Very nice.
    [URL="http://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561197974741969"][IMG]http://steamsignature.com/profile/english/76561197974741969.png[/IMG][/URL]

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    • #3
      Yeh this is pretty great, shame though that as a mapper I sometimes need to test my maps online in private so I still have to use my own redirect

      Why isnt this thread pinned though? Its gonna get buried eventually.
      My KF1 Maps: [URL="http://steamcommunity.com/id/hateme89/myworkshopfiles/?appid=1250"]Workshop[/URL]

      My KF2 Maps: [URL="http://steamcommunity.com/id/hateme89/myworkshopfiles/?appid=232090"]Workshop[/URL]

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      • #4
        Yea ill def be using this for my finals. But i have to be ninja on testing, so ill probably be using both mine, and official redirects
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        • #5
          Originally posted by [TW]schneidzekk View Post
          We have set up a global CDN that can deliver maps and mods from 35+ data centers around the globe.

          Big shout out for skillz ( http://www.skillzservers.com/ ) for sharing the maps/mods with us.

          You can check the current map list here: http://kf2.tripwirecdn.com/

          Just add the usual RedirectToURL=http://kf2.tripwirecdn.com/ to your server's engine.ini and you should be good to go.

          The servers do not care about capitalization, KF-Meh works as good as kF-mEh.
          Wondering how quick you guys update a map when it's out.
          Do you grab them from an FTP or something or does somebody have to upload them manually?
          I host a few KF2 custom map servers.
          See [URL]http://ragequit.be/killing-floor-2-servers/[/URL] for details.

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          • #6
            Dedicated server up but only works with Vanilla maps

            I have setup my dedicated server but none of my friends can join if it's a custom map. I've added all of the entries in my .ini files and redirector as well . Still, it does not work and I have no idea what else to do. Any suggestions?

            To go into a bit more detail, I've downloaded a number of custom maps. I have added the line for HTTPRedirection. I tried one server for days. Tripwire recommended it... Then I found another TW recommended so I started with that one today but still, no luck. I had my friend's join a game I was hosting on Biotics Lab Vanilla. They were able to join... I had my map cycle setup to where the next map would be KF-DarkDungeon or something along those lines. After we finished with Biotics Lab they all received a message stating "Connection Lost. Map Not Found". This has to be a redirection issue, or port for redirection issue.

            And it's worth mentioning that I have worked in the IT field my entire life. All of the proper ports are forwarded so no issues there. But again, perhaps it is the port used for redirection? Surely someone here can shed some light on this subject.

            I'm attaching a copy of the last server session I had active with this post. It is long so I decided just to paste it into a text file and attach it.

            Please check this out and offer any helpful suggestions. I would greatly appreciate it.

            Thanks in advance,

            PAinguIN
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            Last edited by PAINguin; 08-22-2015, 09:11 PM. Reason: Needed to add more specifics...

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            • #7
              And of course, I can provide log details if needed. I know this can work because people host custom map servers...

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              • #8
                I'm having the same issue. I've had my KF2 dedicated server running for a while and now I'm getting the same error as you. Can someone please help. Thank you.

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                • #9
                  Some of the maps might have been different versions on the server and the redirect, I just grabbed the latest files from skillz's excellent redirect server, I hope that fixes your problem.

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                  • #10
                    So how do we add maps?
                    [B][URL="kf2.9cakes.com"]kf2.9cakes.com[/URL][/B]

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                    • #11
                      It's moderated. So the best way would be to add maps on skillzserver and wait for them to be added to Tripwire redirect after a while.

                      See http://forums.tripwireinteractive.co...d.php?t=107499

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                      • #12
                        How to get a map directly on the official TWI redirect. I don't want to register on an external forum.

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                        • #13
                          You can't yourself, but you can PM me the download link and I will push it to the TWI redirect.
                          TWB*BlueDuck

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                          • #14
                            Thank you.

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                            • #15
                              maps

                              thankyou Ducky most appreciated

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