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by punkUser
27 Aug 2016, 03:06
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoS Forums Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 3838

Re: GoS Forums Announcement

I think the big concern is about who is going to be managing / moderating these new forums. There are very few people that everyone is going to be comfortable with not abusing moderation powers, being neutral, etc. You worked out well in this regard since you were largely hands-off, but there's no ...
by punkUser
26 Aug 2016, 20:22
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoS Forums Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 3838

Re: GoS Forums Announcement

Could you, though? Because I can't think of a single reason why it wouldn't make sense for the community to be centered here. I can think of many clear cut reasons for them to be here. I did actually go through some of them in the original post, but to summarize again, it's as much about the necess...
by punkUser
25 Aug 2016, 19:40
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoS Forums Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 3838

Re: GoS Forums Announcement

we could just make a myth Reddit Yeah at this point it's the whole notion of a "forum" or similar software that someone "hosts" somewhere that is getting kind of dated. I'd suggest just finding a site that will properly host the community aspects like reddit or Discord or Steam ...
by punkUser
24 Aug 2016, 21:26
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):

adrenaline wrote:Could you not just delegate, Punk? Like give someone the permissions to create subforums and whatnot?

See the announcement I posted if you're curious about the details. Suffice it to say, phpbb itself is a big part of the increasing problem here.
by punkUser
21 Aug 2016, 22:41
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):

Tox has been working on an app that is going to be made publicly available so that anyone would be able to host a functioning tournament website with forums, that will be able to utilize the API you provided him. Support for hosting will be provided as well if it's needed. I'm sure it will provide ...
by punkUser
21 Aug 2016, 01:36
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoS Forums Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 3838

Re: GoS Forums Announcement

can you just disable creation of posts and leave them up? it's nice to have the record of old threads, especially when it comes to looking at old tournaments for maps/teams/etc That's the plan for the short term. For the long term I'll try and come up with a low-overhead way to maintain the archive...
by punkUser
20 Aug 2016, 23:28
Forum: Announcements
Topic: GoS Forums Announcement
Replies: 33
Views: 3838

GoS Forums Announcement

Alright guys, the time has come to start considering serious alternatives for the Myth community to forums here. I'm not going to reiterate all the reasons why it doesn't make sense to be here, but suffice it to say there's no compelling reason the forums here should even exist at this point let alo...
by punkUser
20 Aug 2016, 23:07
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):

That's how it starts....the fever....the rage. I can smell the OM building on the horizon. It's quite the opposite - I have no desire to police you guys and deal with your whining when I am forced to :) Thus, you need to find a place where you can manage yourselves however you want to and the resul...
by punkUser
20 Aug 2016, 22:55
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):

I too feel confused and frustrated. Gkg and limp immediately got a forum for the alternate MWC - which was way more controversial than a fall post-MWC tourney. Has nothing to do with controversy or who it is asking; I've been warning people not to rely on me making forums here for a while and that ...
by punkUser
20 Aug 2016, 22:52
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):

Wasn't the purpose of the gjol --> GoS to be a centralized location for ALL THINGS MYTH? (other than map dls/project magma) No, that was and has never been the intention of GoS. Read back in the old threads if you doubt it, but if that was the goal then we would have just put it all at PM.net from ...
by punkUser
17 Aug 2016, 15:14
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: The Cu Classic (Fall Kickball Tournament):
Replies: 39
Views: 2238

Re: The Cu Classic:

I went ahead and created a board on proboards: http://cuclassic.freeforums.net/ You can use that for registration. That's a better solution going forward anyways. I'm going to start discouraging creating tournament forums here as it generally just creates more problems than it solves vs. people man...
by punkUser
15 Aug 2016, 22:03
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Connection Issue
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Re: Connection Issue

Could be a million different things. Are you able to try a different computer, connected directly to your router (wired) to see if it still occurs as a starting point?
by punkUser
15 Aug 2016, 05:40
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Names
Replies: 2
Views: 572

Re: Names

Just look back in the forums for the early threads about this - I'm not going to rehash it all :) Note that you can happily play as a guest with any unregistered name that you want.
by punkUser
15 Aug 2016, 05:39
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: I little guidance please
Replies: 3
Views: 849

Re: I little guidance please

On modern routers you need to port forward to get Myth hosting to work directly. You can google around a bit about this or look on the Project Magma forums for some more info. Alternatively, a feature in the Myth 2 1.8.1 beta allows a fallback proxy through the metaserver which allows anyone to host...
by punkUser
05 Aug 2016, 18:26
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: HYPE THREAD 2016: akira vs Asmo
Replies: 25
Views: 1526

Re: HYPE THREAD 2016: akira vs Asmo

In case there is actually any legitimate doubt, it's very unlikely that anyone else was playing on Asmo's account for these games specifically. Congrats to Asmo for the win here; props for everyone coming to play the games in any case.
by punkUser
03 Aug 2016, 17:20
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Myth 2 1.8.1 update issue.
Replies: 2
Views: 698

Re: Myth 2 1.8.1 update issue.

These have nothing to do with GoS - please post over at ProjectMagma.net about client issues.
by punkUser
02 Aug 2016, 00:03
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: GOS DoWN!?!
Replies: 3
Views: 862

Re: GOS DoWN!?!

Should be back up now.
by punkUser
28 Jul 2016, 22:41
Forum: Myth World Cup 2016
Topic: Officially Taking Over Myth World Cup 2016
Replies: 60
Views: 3309

Re: Officially Taking Over Myth World Cup 2016

A poll would be unreliable, unless we did votes via post. Too many dummies around here Have it be a non-anonymous poll and only count the votes from people's real MWC playing accounts. Or do posts, whatever. Point is I'm only going to take admin action if there's a clear community mandate here, not...
by punkUser
28 Jul 2016, 22:38
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Who Should RUn MWC?
Replies: 8
Views: 784

Re: Who Should RUn MWC?

Poll needs to be non-anonymous and only folks playing in MWC vote with their actual accounts please.
by punkUser
28 Jul 2016, 15:39
Forum: Myth World Cup 2016
Topic: Officially Taking Over Myth World Cup 2016
Replies: 60
Views: 3309

Re: Officially Taking Over Myth World Cup 2016

As I told limp, I can't take direct sides in this so you guys need a non-anonymous poll or something with a clear mandate (i.e. majority of folks involved in MWC, or at least all captains) for me to just hand permissions over. Either that or paris has to tell me he's fine with it. If neither of thos...
by punkUser
24 Jul 2016, 00:29
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Accounts and e-mail addresses
Replies: 1
Views: 801

Accounts and e-mail addresses

There has been a lot of e-mail bouncing from the server lately, particularly to "guerrilamailblock" addresses (you guys think you are so clever I'm sure). Having the board able to e-mail people is a necessary function. Thus I'm asking people to double check that their e-mail addresses are ...
by punkUser
19 Jul 2016, 15:58
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: how to play m2rec?
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: how to play m2rec?

They should show up if you put them in your recordings folder. You have to relaunch Myth 2 after putting them there for them to show up though. Alternatively the 1.8.1 betas - at least on windows - associate those file types with Myth 2 and thus you can just double click them. Not sure if that's sup...
by punkUser
17 Jul 2016, 15:33
Forum: Myth World Cup 2016
Topic: One. Concise. MWC2016 Thread.
Replies: 63
Views: 4651

Re: One. Concise. MWC2016 Thread.

You should actually avoid using 1.8.1 gameplay actually as there a few known bugs (as noted, it's still beta). Just ensure that at least one person in the game is 1.8.0 and the rest can be 1.8.1 or whatever if desired.
by punkUser
15 Jul 2016, 21:49
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Stuck games and users?
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Re: Stuck games and users?

Yeah autohosts are real games... if you can't join one of them or have another reason to think that the computer hosting them has been disconnected and yet it still shows up let me know, but that's how autohost works.
by punkUser
15 Jul 2016, 15:27
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Stuck games and users?
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Re: Stuck games and users?

I'll look into it when I get the chance. Shouldn't occur but there could be bugs.

[Edit] Checked a couple of these and they appear to be legitimate games (I can join them). What makes you think they are stuck vs. auto-hosted?
by punkUser
15 Jul 2016, 15:11
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Why is it so difficult to check private messages?
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: Why is it so difficult to check private messages?

There's no way I'm doing custom modifications to the abomination that is phpbb and making it even harder to merge updates man... The forum is here as a courtesy and registration portal - it was never really meant to be the main hub of myth activity. If/when the forums here are insufficient to that e...
by punkUser
15 Jul 2016, 15:09
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Dear Punkuser
Replies: 7
Views: 708

Re: Dear Punkuser

There's a new MWC2016 forum and I've moved the most relevant posts over there.
by punkUser
13 Jul 2016, 17:12
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Why is it so difficult to check private messages?
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: Why is it so difficult to check private messages?

If you actually have any new unread ones it'll show up as a big bar on the main forum page so it's not as if you need to go looking there to "check"...
by punkUser
11 Jul 2016, 19:55
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Dear Punkuser
Replies: 7
Views: 708

Re: Dear Punkuser

I thought the point was to have it hosted at the MWC site this year...?
by punkUser
05 Jul 2016, 17:51
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Cant autohost
Replies: 6
Views: 1010

Re: Cant autohost

This is a question for PM.net... not sure why you are posting it here.
by punkUser
03 Jul 2016, 03:13
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Server Just Die?
Replies: 5
Views: 879

Re: Server Just Die?

Hmm, not sure what happened - nothing useful in the logs that I can see. If anyone was online and paying attention when it happened let me know if you noticed anything relevant going on at the time.

Sorry for the inconvenience!
by punkUser
22 Jun 2016, 05:44
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: These forums are dead
Replies: 7
Views: 557

Re: These forums are dead

No one asked for a MWC forum... I'm assuming this year that a) they will just host it at the MWC site or b) it's not as if there's too much traffic in Free For All that it would get confusing anyways ;) But if par wants something setup he can always ask.
by punkUser
13 Jun 2016, 21:24
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net
Replies: 14
Views: 1383

Re: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net

It shows how much time it has been going mainly for coop stuff, since otherwise there is zero indication.

Not sure why the time remaining (guess) is missing but will note it for the project magma folks.
by punkUser
10 Jun 2016, 19:38
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net
Replies: 14
Views: 1383

Re: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net

As you said it... on other hosted games, after the gametype and map name, where the remaining time was to be seen, is now gone. Also the ping line, which mostly shows -- anyway, is not there. Ok so it still shows up if you type ".games" but doesn't show up in the main UI? Will have to che...
by punkUser
09 Jun 2016, 20:09
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net
Replies: 14
Views: 1383

Re: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net

Gekko wrote:I can't see how much time is remaining on on-going games now though

Do you mean in the .games output or somewhere else? This is games hosted by other players where you used to be able to see it but now can't?
by punkUser
09 Jun 2016, 17:46
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net
Replies: 14
Views: 1383

Re: Myth II 1.8.1 Public Beta released by ProjectMagma.net

Yeah the big thing here IMHO is that with this client anyone can host games regardless of firewall situation . It's still better to not be fire-walled (and the game will now inform you if that is the case automatically when you host a game) as the host proxy adds latency, but it at least will work n...
by punkUser
09 Jun 2016, 17:40
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: MWC99 Casts
Replies: 36
Views: 2483

Re: MWC99 Casts

Awesome, this looks like a fun comparison :)
by punkUser
30 May 2016, 21:19
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: new ranked season for mwc?
Replies: 2
Views: 369

Re: new ranked season for mwc?

Up to you guys - happy to start a new season if you want, just let me know.
by punkUser
30 May 2016, 17:30
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Overwatch
Replies: 3
Views: 718

Re: Overwatch

It's a great game if you like fast paced team FPS. Closest analog is something like TF2 in my opinion, although it has bits of other games in the mix too.
by punkUser
28 May 2016, 16:11
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Firewall for some but not others
Replies: 2
Views: 2485

Re: Firewall for some but not others

This shouldn't really happen if all of the machines you are testing with are completely separate machines on the internet with unique IP addresses. If one or more are on the same network (i.e. behind the same router or similar) or potentially if you are using something like LTE/3G internet, it could...
by punkUser
25 Apr 2016, 19:37
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Port forwarding woes
Replies: 5
Views: 2102

Re: Port forwarding woes

The computer only accepts IP addresses from the router when the comp is set to DHCP, not something that would work for hosting Myth as only a single IP can be set for forwarding in any consumer router I've ever encountered. Most modern consumer routers allow you to "reserve" IPs for a giv...
by punkUser
25 Apr 2016, 16:38
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Port forwarding woes
Replies: 5
Views: 2102

Re: Port forwarding woes

Its a Mac and it doesn't arbitrarily change its IP after it's set. IP assignment has to do with the router (DHCP) usually, nothing to do with the computer whether Mac or otherwise. If you are switching router, it's highly likely the IP is changing as well unless you've set it statically on the clie...
by punkUser
22 Apr 2016, 15:51
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: myth v1.8.1
Replies: 14
Views: 1913

Re: myth v1.8.1

There will almost certainly be a public beta period, as there has been in the past. There has *always* been opportunity for feedback from everyone, so just keep your eyes out.

The place to ask/discuss this is the PM forums though, not here.
by punkUser
18 Apr 2016, 18:44
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: myth v1.8.1
Replies: 14
Views: 1913

Re: myth v1.8.1

We're doing some testing on it now actually - anticipate a public test build in the near future! Would be great to get some people to download it and give it a go once that happens.
by punkUser
14 Apr 2016, 04:53
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: some help please?
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

Re: some help please?

Indeed you can only go in unranked rooms as a guest, as the message states.

Good news is now you do have an account :) Registering for the forums gets you an account - use the same credentials (exactly, case sensitive) to log into the metaserver now.
by punkUser
05 Apr 2016, 03:31
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: can only host through static ip
Replies: 3
Views: 1157

Re: can only host through static ip

DHCP reservation is the best, but even if you can't do that you can just set the given machine to a static IP (outside of the DHCP reservation range). Kind of a pain, but there's no getting around it here.
by punkUser
30 Mar 2016, 16:01
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Films not saving to the GoS server ... again?
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Re: Films not saving to the GoS server ... again?

Or strategizing for a match or keeping their MDQ strategies super-sekrit or whatever ;) Point is I'm not going to force everyone to always have publicly available films if they don't want them. They are forced to do it for tournaments and ranking but for general unranked play it would be unreasonable.
by punkUser
30 Mar 2016, 15:35
Forum: Eblis Stone
Topic: Next year. 20..yes ...20 years since TFL Beta..So MWC 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1122

Re: Next year. 20..yes ...20 years since TFL Beta..So MWC

Yeah it's not reasonable to expect TFL to work properly on modern systems, and it isn't support on any current metaservers. Better to do vTFL on M2 if desired.
by punkUser
30 Mar 2016, 15:32
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: Films not saving to the GoS server ... again?
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Re: Films not saving to the GoS server ... again?

Links? Were they played in a films room? Ex. this one was not played in a films room. You'll note that most folks are in Madrigal right now which does not save films (a feature :)): http://gateofstorms.net/games/136837 Note that the previous "bug" would list films as "being available ...
by punkUser
29 Mar 2016, 00:17
Forum: Gate of Storms
Topic: can only host through static ip
Replies: 3
Views: 1157

Re: can only host through static ip

Huh? Be more specific here... you talking a local "NAT" IP address or what? You need to port forward, that's the only way. How you sort out how to port forward and arrange your internal network is up to you.

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