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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2015, 01:52:44 PM »
Interesting idea, but I need to ask: does this allow you to install addons without a full restart of the server, and what happens to users when they try and connect? Does it show that maintenance is in progress or is it merely cosmetic?
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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2015, 02:05:35 PM »
According to the Source code, it is purely cosmetic, as it just reads a maintenance.cfg file. You still will always need to restart the server when adding addons.
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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2015, 06:50:11 PM »
This version is a bit rough and crap lol... the one I'm working on basically uses the concept but instead of reading the maintenance config, the add-on comes with a config it reads and applies from there, but no to install add ons you will still have to restart or change map (depending on the add-on) but the main reason is so that members/users don't join constantly...

But it will change the server name, to example, my server name would change to " Thirdage Gaming | Maintenance " and set a password to it (of your choice) which they (hopefully) will not find out.
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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2015, 07:24:04 PM »
Putting passwords in lua and cfg files = bad idea
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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #5 on: May 13, 2015, 07:26:49 PM »
True, players can download lua and cfg files right?
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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #6 on: May 17, 2015, 02:20:51 AM »
REQUEST: Please remove this whole post, as the command is completely terrible and needs to be re-coded desperately... To top it off, it crashes the server :3
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ServerMode <==

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Re: [ULX] ServerMode ~ Change server from maintenance and back simply!
« Reply #7 on: May 19, 2015, 07:53:47 PM »
Moved to Release archives for reference.
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