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  • Windows/Linux Dedicated Server Manual Draft

    Ok guys, here is a manual with all you need... Now this is just a draft version before we send it out to the PDF workshop, some things still may change.

    what I need you guys to do, is read it over, see if it makes sense, where are you having major problems, what is completly wrong.

    PS. we know there is some issue with linux server, Ramm/ryan are looking into it.

    http://thrillerknights.com/downloads...SetupGuide.zip
    Last edited by Paulski; 08-09-2007, 06:48 AM.
    [URL="http://www.thrillerknights.com"]Thriller Knights[/URL]... B_a_t_c_h that ****.
    ***missing his buddies list.***
    [URL="http://www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/"][IMG]http://cache.www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/b_560x95.png[/IMG][/URL]

  • #2
    Paul you don't say if the firewall ports that need opening, are Inbound, Outbound or both.
    [U][IMG]http://ez25.org.uk/pics/MG42sig_resized.jpg[/IMG]
    [/U]

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    • #3
      I noticed that you had voting options in the webadmin. But i don't see those anywhere on my webadmin. How do I enable it?
      [SIZE=1]Leader NS| RedOrch 41-45 Division[/SIZE]
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      • #4
        Click on the "defaults" link and not the "current" link for voting options.

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        • #5
          great stuff, thank you

          I suggest you export it to PDF though

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          • #6
            well thats the whole point

            see if stuff is all good, once it is, its gonna be pdf
            [URL="http://www.thrillerknights.com"]Thriller Knights[/URL]... B_a_t_c_h that ****.
            ***missing his buddies list.***
            [URL="http://www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/"][IMG]http://cache.www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/b_560x95.png[/IMG][/URL]

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            • #7
              I'm sorry, I read the post diagonally and clicked the link right away.
              my bad

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              • #8
                Hi Paulski,

                great work!....

                I'm reading, trying and testing and fooling around. One thing I came up with is your linux server startup command. You are using ?game=ROGame.ROTeamGame. When I use this, the following comes up:

                Failed to find object 'Class ROGame.ROTeamGame'
                Failed to find object 'Class ROGame.ROTeamGame'

                When using ?game=ROEngine.ROTeamGame (I read somewhere in a post) it doesn't gives those Failed warnings.

                Maybe it is something.

                When I added the multi admin system, I noticed I couldn't log in with my 'normal' web admin account. It changed to Admin/Admin. I couldn't find that in your manual, maybe an idea to add that in the Multiple Admins section? And maybe a reference to XAdmin.ini for those who want to know everything about how things work

                Greetings,
                Walker
                Last edited by Walker; 03-19-2006, 07:37 AM.
                een Soppie is Toppie @ [url]www.1stSoP.nl[/url] :eek:

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                • #9
                  hmm, maybe i screwed that up. thanks for pointing it out.
                  [URL="http://www.thrillerknights.com"]Thriller Knights[/URL]... B_a_t_c_h that ****.
                  ***missing his buddies list.***
                  [URL="http://www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/"][IMG]http://cache.www.gametracker.com/player/%5BCiA%5DPaulski/66.55.159.194:7777/b_560x95.png[/IMG][/URL]

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                  • #10
                    This document is very helpful. Thank you! I've discovered a
                    couple of errors/oddities while quickly looking through it:

                    Page 6:
                    1. To download/update RO:OST run the command:
                    ./steam -command update -game redorchestra -dir ~/hlds/ROOST -username <SteamAccount> -password <SteamPassword>
                    There's no need for user/pass. This is sufficient:
                    ./steam -command update -game redorchestra -dir ~/hlds/ROOST
                    This probably also applies to the Windows installation procedure.

                    Page 19:
                    FFartyScale = 1.0-10.0, while default value is given as 0.25. Similar
                    for FFExplosivesScale which has a default of 0.5, and I suppose
                    the same applies to FriendlyFireScale too?

                    SpawnProtectionTime: Can't find this setting in default.ini
                    Servermanager @ [URL="http://www.redorchestra.no"]Redorchestra.no[/URL]/[URL="http://www.battlefield.no"]Battlefield.no[/URL]

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                    • #11
                      If you plan to run a server with multiple administrators you need to change a setting in RedOrchestra.ini.
                      In your RedOrchestra.ini change the following
                      AccessControlClass=Engine.AccessControl
                      To
                      AccessControlClass=XAdmin.AccessControlIni


                      my ini file is called server.ini I assume that is fine ....Do i change the line under engin.gameinfo

                      Ok so after that I dont know where to declair the individual admins ......

                      also should there be a "." before the ini like this XAdmin.AccessControl.Ini and do i create a file by that name and decliar them there


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                      • #12
                        k got that done .... ty

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                        • #13
                          please tell how u did it exactly cause i dont know s**t about it, got the server running but now i need to set multiple admin accounts.
                          Thx

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