[bf1942] Attracting Players

Dax Douglass dax.douglass at gmail.com
Fri Jul 1 11:37:29 EDT 2005

Many unranked servers are seeing little traffic other than clans or
communities getting together.  Everyone is flocking to the ranked

On 7/1/05, Jeff Abbott <fdiv_bug at email.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm new to both the list and the world of being a Battlefield 2
> server admin, and I've got a server up that's not seeing many (or,
> most of the time, any) players.  It does appear in the server browser
> (search for it -- it's named "Chunky Bacon BF2") and I have no
> trouble connecting to it, and I have seen a few players over the
> course of a few days so I know others can see it.  The ping is pretty
> low for me (~47ms) and I believe the server is more than adequate
> (dual Opteron 242 with 4GB of memory), even though I don't think
> that'd have much to do with keeping players away.  Should I be doing
> something else?  Am I doing something wrong?  Or is it simply a
> matter of waiting?
> Thanks,
> Jeff
> --
> Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day.  Teach a man to fish
> and he will starve before mastering the skill, thus saving you
> today's delicious fish.

Dax Douglass

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