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Privay Policy Update

We’ve updated the Tripwire Privacy Notice under our Policies to be clearer about our use of customer information to come in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules that come into force today (25th May 2018). The following are highlights of our changes:

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Offensive material
The following is a list of some things that MAY be considered "offensive" by the moderators and the team. This is NOT an exclusive list and it does depend very much on context.

Crossing the line into "offensive" territory is likely to get you asked to change your name, sig or avatar or to withdraw/delete posts. This will be done politely by the moderators. If you refuse to comply further action WILL be taken once started, ultimately leading to banning from the forums.

A key point: please attempt to use your brains. What is mild humour to you may well be deeply offensive to others. While we have no intention of acting as politically-correct "thought police", we are on the lookout for those things that can cause offense and, in some cases, are actually still illegal in some jurisdictions.
  1. Names recalling notorious war criminals or personalities.
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  6. Use of symbolism and regalia recalling Stalinism.
  7. On both the previous two, the moderators' views on the intention and impact of use of such symbols will be final - not yours. Please be understanding if you are advised to change something.
  8. In general, if a sig/avatar represents your allegiances in-game and is clearly "in part", it is likely to be fine; if the moderators feel you are trying to demonstrate unpalatable political allegiances, or to use it in an attempt to ridicule or provoke others you WILL be asked to change it. RO is NOT the place to make any extremist political statements of any kind.

So people get the idea, some examples that would be considered offensive, numbered as above:
  1. "Hitler", "Beria"
  2. "NKVD Blocking Detachment", "Einsatzgruppen"
  3. This one should be pretty obvious...
  4. So should this - and it includes calling all Germans "Nazis" and all Soviets/Russians "Commies". It got boring 50 years ago, so stop it.
  5. Use of swastikas, fasces, SS-runes and so on for the Axis.
  6. There is actually very little overt symbolism from the Stalinist era; the hammer-and-sickle isn't offensive per se.

A simple rule-of-thumb: many Europeans find Nazi symbolism of any sort offensive; many Americans still find Soviet symbolism offensive. Engage your brain before using.

Final Note: this is NOT open to debate, so please do NOT start whining and moaning if a moderator asks you to change something. They will advise at first, giving reasons, then, if you take no notice, they will step up the pressure through to banning.
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  • [Solution] How to setup more than one admin for webadmin

    1. stop your server from running
    2. open the startup batfile and remove the
      (I didn't save the original bat so the command might look a bit different). (Note: This is generally not needed when you have bought a server through a GSP).
    3. open ROWEB.ini and change the following under [IpDrv.WebServer]:
    4. open ROWebAdmin.ini and add the following under [WebAdmin.WebAdmin]:
    5. RUN server so that the ini file ROMultiAdmin.ini gets created.
    6. Close the server and open ROMultiAdmin.ini
    7. Edit the file to be like this:

    8. Startup the server and Login to webadmin where the username/password is Admin/Admin (case sensitive!).
    9. Setup the Admins from the webadmin (or manually edit ROMultiAdmin.ini).

    Doing this and starting your server should give you the additional Administrators tab in the webadmin:

    Please report if this works for you, I've been messing around with the files a bit and might have missed a step somewhere.
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    Last edited by Zetsumei; 09-19-2011, 08:17 AM.

  • #2
    I followed these steps, and now I can't log in. No matter what admin and password combo I use, just keeps telling me its wrong, even though it shouldnt be.


    • #3
      have you tried Admin/Admin (first letter is capital!) as login and removed the password bit from the startup command line? That is generally the default login.

      if that doesn't work try the following
      Open ROMultiadmin.ini
      you will see something like this:
      [Admin MultiAdminData]

      this means Admin is your login.
      the password is encrypted but the hash 1f95ec61b6ef02b5d2b138654da138bfdbbc7f3c stands for Admin.

      so if you edit ROMultiadmin to be like this:

      [Admin MultiAdminData]

      the password will be Admin/Admin
      Last edited by Zetsumei; 08-29-2011, 04:44 PM.


      • #4
        yep. I restored the ini back ups I had and got back in, but let me try again. post the results in a sec.


        • #5
          It works. Not sure what I did differently this time around, but what it did was change the Administrator user to Admin, and set the password to the password I'd previously set up for administrator in the regular webadmin.

          Dunno, but it works now


          • #6
            you could try opening ROWebAdmin.ini

            under [WebAdmin.WebAdmin] changing the line:

            and under [WebAdmin.QHCurrent] adding the line:

            then finally deleting ROWebAdmin.ini

            Afterwards try logging in with your default set password and username Admin


            Edit: Good that you got it working. Perhaps in the creation of ROWebAdmin it copies whatever username/password you had set in the ini.
            Last edited by Zetsumei; 08-29-2011, 05:08 PM.


            • #7
              Hey Zetsumei,

              Thanks for posting this. I just have a question for you. When I add a new admin, I'm able to connect with it but it always says I don't have enough permissions to see this page even if I specify this page in the allow patterns. Where you able to make it work on you side ?


              • #8
                It seems to work here. Haven't really messed around with it much though.

                Are you sure your admins are enabled. And what access order are you using, you might be denying what you want to allow and visa versa.
                Last edited by Zetsumei; 08-29-2011, 06:57 PM.


                • #9
                  One of my clanmates set up the server. I'll go take a look to be sure all is activated.


                  • #10
                    I thought that you could add an admin on the fly, but once you added him via the webadmin you still need to restart the server. That was my bad.

                    Edit by zetsumei:
                    oops clicked edit instead of quote sorry for that.
                    Last edited by Zetsumei; 08-29-2011, 07:19 PM.


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Ceraetes View Post
                      I thought that you could add an admin on the fly, but once you added him via the webadmin you still need to restart the server. That was my bad.
                      Anyway, what i wanted to write was that rather than restarting the server changing the map will likely make the new admins go in effect as well.


                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Zetsumei View Post
                        Anyway, what i wanted to write was that rather than restarting the server changing the map will likely make the new admins go in effect as well.
                        Good to know thanks.


                        • #13
                          Is there a possibility to setup permissions for users? Say I want x user to only be able to change maps, but not server variables.
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                          • #14
                            Where i can Login to webadmin ....



                            • #15
                              Originally posted by last night View Post
                              Where i can Login to webadmin ....

                              Just use the same IP you set up for your server.