[bf1942] Lag

James Gurney james at globalmegacorp.org
Wed Jun 22 19:46:40 EDT 2005

Hmm.. we ran the demo at 64 players with no lag at all.. I can't imagine 
there's such a huge difference. I'd start looking at things like PB as 
potential sources of problems.. (we had PB disabled in the demo).


On 6/22/2005 4:22 PM, Kingsley Foreman wrote:
> the lag isn't caused by overloaded servers, there is a bug in the code.
> I run ranked servers, and the "lag" is occuring when the servers is 
> running at 60%
> It isn't overloaded servers
> Kingsley
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dave Snodgrass" <packtloss at gmail.com>
> To: <bf1942 at icculus.org>
> Sent: Thursday, June 23, 2005 8:25 AM
> Subject: Re: [bf1942] Lag
>> Are stats sent to EA servers in real time? or is there a massive send
>> to ea stats servers at the end of each round?
>> On 6/22/05, Jon Wolberg <jon at defenderhosting.com> wrote:
>>> I've gotten the same reports on our ranked servers, as well as EA's, and
>>> another providers.  I can tell you that we have dedicated machines doing
>>> ranked servers with more than enough idle horsepower, so it's nothing 
>>> on our
>>> side.
>>> Jon
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Patrick Scott" <pscott at extremesims.com>
>>> To: <bf1942 at icculus.org>
>>> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 6:43 PM
>>> Subject: [bf1942] Lag
>>> >I have played on a handful of ranked servers, and it's exactly as I
>>> >suspected. They are laggy beyond belief, and every player on the 
>>> >servers
>>> >was complaining about the same thing. I suspect - and this is  no slam
>>> >against anyone on this listserv - that those GSPs that could  afford
>>> >whatever EA demanded are going to oversubscribe their servers.  It's 
>>> >what
>>> >happens with every game, and this one  is no exception. It  might be 
>>> >noted
>>> >that the average gamer thinks that the game itself  sucks - a note, EA,
>>> >that bad player experience reflects on EA, not on  the GSP.
>>> >
>>> > Someone noted that it's the clans that run the best servers, since 
>>> > it's a
>>> > labor of love.

More information about the Bf1942 mailing list