[ut2003io] Filtering not working

[Apoc]Death death at apoc.org
Tue Dec 31 15:26:25 EST 2002

On Tue, 31 Dec 2002, Peter Kemmerer wrote:

> I know it's a simple thing, but sometimes it's the simple things that
> matter.  Are you hitting 'Refresh List' after setting the filter?
> 'Re-Ping Servers' won't do it - it has to be 'Refresh List'.

I knew that, and I'm pretty sure I have been.  Certainly something I'll
make sure to remind myself of next time though, in case I'm just
being dumb.  It hasn't been a guarantee that the filters malfunction...
Some servers just seem to slip through some of the filters and
show up anyway.  Depends on the filter, too...  Gamespeed filter seemed to
work well, as did passwd protected servers, but translocator disabled
(and weaponstay, though I'm less sure on this one) seemed to not filter
all servers of those sorts out...  Again, don't take what I say as even
remotely reliable, as I have had zero time to really do any kind of real
analysis of this one...  These are just quick things I've noticed while
sneaking in a quick game before heading back to work (will it ever


> Pete
> -BeyondUnreal
> On Tue, 2002-12-31 at 13:18, Ian Hastie wrote:
> > [Apoc]Death wrote:
> >
> > >On Mon, 30 Dec 2002, Ian Hastie wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >>I'm wondering if anyone else is getting this.  The results I get in the
> > >>game browser don't match with the filter settings.  For example if I say
> > >>I want no stats server, it will still list both, but if I say just stats
> > >>servers I get nothing!  There are similar problems with the other
> > >>options not returning results or giving badly filtered results.  It does
> > >>also occur to me that it could be a problem with the master server, as
> > >>nothing appears to be received by the game client at all.
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >
> > >I've seen similar things myself, Ian...  Sadly I haven't had time to do
> > >any real playing with it to help characterize exactly what's going on with
> > >it...  I just gave up and started doing my own filtering...  ;)
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > I suppose that's the only way, or use some kind of app like XQF.  I'm
> > fairly sure it worked OK with 21.36.  Seems only the two of us have seen
> > it happen.  Or no one else could be bothered.
> >
> > Ian.

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