just wanted to inform you guys that i'm doing a network maintenance on the US servers.
Servers will be unavailable for up to an hour depending on how quick i can adopt the changes.
I'll update this thread once done.
so i came to the conclusion against hackers using alts and vpn services to avoid being banned that we could've add a plugin which basically kicks people trying to join with a IP which is known to be from corporate services/proxies or vpn providers.
though on the other perspective there may...
added the following maps to all deathrun servers:
dr_bearun_b3 (suggested by @TriiX)
added a latespawn fix for arena based...
removed the SGP FastDL and instead moved it to the new centralized machine to make administration easier
updated the SGP servers (!ccc etc.)
updated the LA server (!ccc etc.)
updated so far all EU servers except the following:
Freak Fortress 2
partly deployed a fix for the custom chat colors not working (not already deployed on all servers due to pending restart, will update this thread once its done on all)
just wanted to inform you all quick that i am doing some webserver migration today at around 23:30 (UTC +1).
This means that the website and all related services will be then temporarily not available.
first of all i wish you all a happy new year and i'd like to thank everyone who supported and helped us last year and especially our @Gameserver Admin's aswell as the @Trial Gameserver Admin's and @Ron for the continuous support.
Not everything has been running smoothly in 2018...
so as many of you already noticed the forum has been upgraded and aswell equiped with a new theme and logo aswell small other tweaks.
As its still not done yet and bugs may exist i'll kindly ask all of you to report any bugs or aswell wishes which we should add/edit in this thread.
so the time as come that the forum gets an overall update.
due to xenforo 1.5.x support ending somewhat end of 2019 i'll take the step ahead and upgrade our forums already this year to the 2.x.x version which gives not only a new fresh looking design (and logo ;)) but more important...
updated jb_jail_snowday_new_v4 to v5
fixed miss spelling of the new maps in the cfgs
Hightower x10 (#30):
added afk manager as on #06-#10
disabled random crits
disabled random spread
on the upcoming sunday (14.01.2018 somewhere late evening) i'm going to play in some critial system updates on our hypervisor nodes aswell on our dedicated game servers against the spectre/meltdown vulnerability which has been acknowledged a few days ago.
i've started updating already a...
removed over 150 expired donators and their perks (incase anyone is wondering why their perks are gone suddenly this might be due to expired perks but i'll create an seperate thread a bit later on today about the new donor situation)
updated tfdb_bitch_ass_panda to _a1...
just wanted to quickly announce the lucky people who just got promoted to full admin and aswell thus who got demoted so that everyone is up2date.
@Left 4 Zelda
congrats to thus listed above and appreciate your...
so as some of you may have noticed we had today at around 8:54 or so a global outage of our web-related services till around 10:58, since then everything has stabilised again and functions like it should.
there was simply a loss of network connectivity to the upstream POPs due to a bug in...
nothing major just a few updates for db until i can release the ff2 updates later on today if everything goes right.
updated tfdb_redcourt_panda to a3
updated tfdb_bitch_ass_final (tfdb_bitch_ass_panda)