[bf1942] Problems updating punkbuster.

Jani Partanen jiipee at sotapeli.fi
Thu Aug 18 07:44:55 EDT 2005

Haven't had any problem with 32-bit servers to auto-upgrade themself. It 
takes little time, but 90% times they will upgrade just fine.

On Thu, 18 Aug 2005, Steven Hartland wrote:

> Actually its PB in general 80% of the time auto update fails,
> even when using pb_sv_update; pb_sv_restart it fails its
> totally unreliable. pbweb is not much better as its designed
> for client not server use. manual download of the files is
> generally the only way to make it work 100%, when its
> not a bad update which reports the wrong version like we
> had the other day that is :P
>   Steve / K
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jani Partanen" <jiipee at sotapeli.fi>
>> This is 64-bit server PB problem. It won't auto-upgrade and pbweb is NOT a 
>> tool for 64-bit servers. PB upgrade must be done manually.
>> It's said on evenbalance download page:
>> Versions of PunkBuster for Linux 64 bit prior to v1.120 do not have 
>> auto-update capability. Admins with old versions installed should manually 
>> download the following binary files into the server's pb subdirectory (game 
>> server restart required to make effective):
>> http://www.evenbalance.com/downloads/bf2/pbsv.so
>> http://www.evenbalance.com/downloads/bf2/pbcls.so
>> http://www.evenbalance.com/index.php?page=dl-bf2.php
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