[bf1942] 32 bit versus 64 bit

Steven Hartland killing at multiplay.co.uk
Sat Jul 30 14:44:21 EDT 2005

We found excessive crashes on bf1942 where mostly down to
BBO on our servers. Once we stopped supporting that 90%
of the crashes went away.

N.B. This wasnt down to BBO itself it was just triggering an
issue in the bf1942 server seeming down to the persistent rcon 
connection it maintained.

    Steve / K

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James Gurney" <james at globalmegacorp.org>

> For what it's worth, we run 64 bit Linux with the 64 bit BF2 server and 
> we've not had a lot of crashes.. However, we don't run at 64 players, so 
> we might not be encountering the same problem as you are. Back when we 
> ran bf1942, it would crash almost exponentially more frequently with 
> player count. 32 players = hardly ever. 40 = every day or so. 64 = 5 or 
> 6 times a day.

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