[bf1942] BF2 + Logging in?
ninjak at ss-nl.com
Fri Dec 10 19:47:54 EST 2004
Guys, for your information:
Valve already fixed the "Steam on lan" problem a long time ago.
You can play cs 1.6 and cs:source on LAN without having to logon on steam !
They made a BIG mistake in the past i hope others won't do/try the same
thing, it won't help your product. I hope there will be an (good) BF2 linux
server from the start so "we" can put as many servers needed online without
having to wait for the linux version.
At 22:11 10-12-2004 -0000, you wrote:
>This is true u might want to do what we do and take a "dev" box
>approach where it keeps images of the games and has a checksum
>set of what each image contains that way u know exactly what
>steam is changing and all in all turns out not much different to a
>standard download just in a different package.
> Steve / K
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Michael Ressen" <netadmin at michiganburbs.com>
>> As for the auto-update, I know you can do it manually...but you still
>> don't know what's in the package. At least with a gzipped file i can
>> unpack it in a temp dir and look at it first, and protect files I don't
>> want overwritten without it failing.
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