[bf1942] BF2 linux server at launch
andreas.andersson at dice.se
Fri May 6 09:17:19 EDT 2005
I think it would be OK. Especially if the server is released on
lightcube previous bf-servers.
The question of us releasing on lightcube is being processed by the
bosses. I think it would be a great idea, but it's not up to me I'm
From: Aubrey King [mailto:aking at gblx.net]
Sent: den 4 maj 2005 16:59
To: bf1942 at icculus.org
Subject: RE: [bf1942] BF2 linux server at launch
Are we ok to try to make these packages ourselves? ie.. dice will not
Systems Administrator II
IP Systems Engineering
Global Crossing, Ltd.
On Wed, 4 May 2005, Andreas Andersson wrote:
> Right now we have a simple installer-script made using makeself.
> It does require user-input on where to install the server and so on.
> I guess I could make it a bit more flexible so that you can specify
> options on the commandline. This would make it easier if anyone wanted
> to make a gentoo emerge-script or something similar.
> Don't think we will make packages for special distributions, I think
> would be better to have just one release that fits all. I bet that if
> did, someone would feel left out because we didn't provide a package
> his/hers favourite distribution :)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steven Hartland [mailto:killing at multiplay.co.uk]
> Totally pointless imo that tar.bz2 then everyone has the same and no
> additional effort required :)
> Steve / K
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Aubrey King" <aking at gblx.net>
>> Can we expect some standard packages from the big linux
>> distros? Debian? Gentoo? The others are too slow to run a good
>> server, imho.
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