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o01eg
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Multiplayer server up

#1 Post by o01eg »

After several week of polishing network code it's happening. First public multiplayer Freeorion server!

Join to freeorion-test.dedyn.io at default port and wait for the other players to play.

Based on 0.4.10.1 Release Candidate 3.
  • There are should be at least 2 human players to start the game.
  • 4 AI allowed.
  • Sends notification about entered player, notifications about started game, and chat messages to FreeOrion jabber conference.
  • Only Player client type allowed.
  • Autosaves are saved to folders based on Game UID.
  • Network messages restricted by size 10 MiB.
  • By default Random species are selected.
  • Cookies are alive 2 hours.
  • Chat saves messages between restarts.
  • AIs re-populate lobby from save game.
  • Empire statistics disabled.
  • Introduced in-game lobby for non-participant of current playing game.
  • Chat history shows 500 latest messages.
  • The server doesn't disclosure information about other empire's research and production. Player could only see other empires research if he researched it as well.
  • The server disallows to take over eliminated empire.
  • User authentication with OTP via XMPP and e-mail(no registration yet).
Rules changes:
  • Super Tester disabled.
  • Latest alive human player wins game.
  • Any player is allowed to concede.
Source code for server https://github.com/o01eg/freeorion/tree ... er-v0.4.10

Website: http://freeorion-test.dedyn.io/ RSS
Last edited by o01eg on Sat Oct 03, 2020 7:12 pm, edited 65 times in total.
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Re: Multiplayer server up

#2 Post by dbenage-cx »

Very nice o01eg! Hope to try it very soon.

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Re: Multiplayer server up

#3 Post by The Silent One »

Awesome really. Can't wait to try it out! :)
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#4 Post by LGM-Doyle »

Congratulations. I'm glad to see an ambitious change succeed.

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#5 Post by Dilvish »

o01eg wrote:Only 1 AI allowed.
Is that an enforced rule, or just a guideline? Or maybe more specifically a SMAC rule but just a guideline for anyone else? Any idea what is the reasoning behind it?
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#6 Post by o01eg »

Dilvish wrote:
o01eg wrote:Only 1 AI allowed.
Is that an enforced rule, or just a guideline? Or maybe more specifically a SMAC rule but just a guideline for anyone else? Any idea what is the reasoning behind it?
It's enforced rule due memory limitation. Each either server or AI process requires no less than 150 MB RAM.
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Re: Multiplayer server up

#7 Post by Vezzra »

Nice!

Looks like 0.4.8 will be a bigger release than originally planned... :D

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Re: Multiplayer server up

#8 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-01-29.13902ea.
Saves are now saved to "auto" subfolder.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
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#9 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-02-04.e8860a5.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
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#10 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-02-12.c8e8372.
Only Player client type allowed.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
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#11 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-02-19.77907e6.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
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#12 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-02-25.23a9904.
Autosave saved to folders based on Game UID.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
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#13 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-03-05.1520438.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
Donations are welcome: BTC:14XLekD9ifwqLtZX4iteepvbLQNYVG87zK

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#14 Post by o01eg »

Version updated to 2018-03-12.f9c6da6.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
Donations are welcome: BTC:14XLekD9ifwqLtZX4iteepvbLQNYVG87zK

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#15 Post by o01eg »

To prevent DoS (https://github.com/freeorion/freeorion/issues/2052) network messages restricted by size 10 MiB.
Gentoo Linux x64, gcc-9.3, boost-1.74.0
Ubuntu Server 18.04 x64, gcc-7.4, boost-1.65.1
Welcome to the slow multiplayer game at freeorion-lt.dedyn.io.Version 0.4.10.1.
Donations are welcome: BTC:14XLekD9ifwqLtZX4iteepvbLQNYVG87zK

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