Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-19 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? oh yeah, make it paid, like it'll solve everything. quite possibly it will, but on the flip side, there will hardly be any players since: 1) some can't afford it. 2) some don't want to pay for games. 3) some have nothing to pay with. 

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-18 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi.@Orko: Since RTR originally is a free game, I won't charge for this. The server side is not build to handle accounts anyway, so if I would do that, it's currently not possible.@Dgleks: There is no Linux version of the server

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-18 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Dgleks via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? @SLJ, just wondering, how did you get a Linux copy of the server? That would be nice so I can always keep my server running. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=320021#p320021

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-18 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Orko via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Here's an idea though it might not be very popular.Take a page from Aprone and charge for a server account. The idea being that if you have to pay for and the threat of a permanent ban may not be so appealing and thus deter

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-18 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? after sorting out the maps, the only issue that remained for me was susi. if you put up the server, it will be most welcomed, but it''s up to you, after all. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319966#p319966

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi.@Ghorthalon:Thanks so much for the new version. Removing uncle susi will get rid of most problems for sure.For everyone: I'm thinking about putting up the server again because the uncle susi has been removed. I would like to ask if

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : GhorthalonTheDragon via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? there's a story behind that weapon.I just posted the link in the official RTR thread, but here is the new version. SAPI is broken, so if you need that then you might wanna use NVDA for

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Exodus via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? what on earth is a susi. Is their a story behind how this weapon got it's name? Or are people legitimately having issues spelling Suzie. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319881#p319881

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : GhorthalonTheDragon via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi,Yeah the banning system is very rudimentary and doesn't do a whole lot. I'm glad the game caused a lot of fun. I'm surprised how well it works, given again it was my first fps and my first multiplayer project.It is a new version.

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? can I please trouble you enough to send us a link when it's uploaded? URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319873#p319873 ___ Audiogames-reflector mailing list

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? so: 1) since IP banning doesn't work, regardless of whether someone helps us or not, that still won't get us anywhere, kind of as I suggested. 2) Gorthalon, if that helps, it took 5 years for someone to create a game, that's worth

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : GhorthalonTheDragon via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? It's not much but I've taken uncle susi out of the game.I'm uploading this thing. It's huge and probably not very organized so I might have to do that at some point, but hey, let's give it a try. I should have posted this months ago

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Sebby via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Yeah, my thinking was a simple loop, just run it from cron or something: parse a log of IPs using the cheat, and invoke a program to ban. Obviously, if you need the client, you can't do it that way. You'd have to do it in the firewall

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : GhorthalonTheDragon via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? yeah, RTR's banning is super cheap. This is probably something I should have paid more attention to, but at the time it wasn't such a big deal.Honestly though, people can still play on personal servers. I don't know if it's right, but

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Aprone via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Unfortunately banning by IP only works for like 2 minutes on most trouble makers. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319836#p319836 ___ Audiogames-reflector mailing

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? although the RTR server itself logs IP'S, so you wouldn't even need external help to ban. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319834#p319834 ___ Audiogames-reflector

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Yes, you need the client to send remote commands to the server. You just need to know the command and the admin password. That's all. No security involved. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319830#p319830

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi all.Thanks a lot for all your comments.I have decided to close the server for the following reasons:1. Some people don't take siturations like this serious.2. I can only ban IP addresses which don't stop people.3. I can't do

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Sebby via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Forum mods can perform lookups by IP, so we could at least correlate. It might not be perfect though, agreed. But that still allows the server op to filter packets from the IP, and ban whatever player has that IP.How do you send

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? RTR already logs the IP, so he can just ban it. the issue is, we just have a nickname on RTR. so say, my user ID over here is braille0109. on RTR, I may go by stranger. the user ID could be entirely different from the actual nickname,

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Farhad Ali Bhatti via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? don't close your server slj, i hope you will fine solution.because you are honest man, and you hosted server for others fun and enjoyment, so don't be sad and dont be heart, you will be success to stop them. URL:

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Sebby via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Obviously a bugfix is the only real long-term solution.But, if it were me, I should try to outsmart the bastards in the meanwhile. You're on Linux, so you have iptables. You could log network packets that contain a particular payload,

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Sebby via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Obviously a bugfix is the only real long-term solution.But, if it were me, I should try to outsmart the bastards in the meanwhile. You're on Linux, so you have iptables. You could log network packets that contain a particular payload,

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : braille0109 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? first, I'm dying of laughter after reading jimmy's post, and the response to it. second, there's pretty much no way you can stop /team uncle susi. some server owners tried banning, but eventually, it becomes tedious. you could try

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Viclious via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Normaly, you are not supposed to be able to use the weapon if cheating is disabled, which of course makes sense, but that is a bug. /team uncle susi allows you to get it even when cheating is disabled. People have done that to me a

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-17 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Green Gables Fan via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? In all seriousness, that's the problem when you have multiple servers, rather than a central or a lone server. People are going to make their own servers, and until that is fixed, people will cheat. I wonder why that command existed

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? JimmyDub wrote:its so fun pissing people off with that thing.You are one of the people who dismotivate me to keep the server running. Thanks for letting me know. I think I'll automatically ban you from my future projects, because you

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : tysonsylvester123 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? My advice would be this, contact the developer, as was previously stated, I do not have the answer to this question, just giving out what I know URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319717#p319717

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : JimmyDub via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? its so fun pissing people off with that thing. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319711#p319711 ___ Audiogames-reflector mailing list

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Some people have already been banned from the server because they cheated. URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319707#p319707 ___ Audiogames-reflector mailing list

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Orko via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? I believe that the only real way to deal with the cheaters is to try to get the game's developer to fix the bug that the cheaters are exploiting.Beyond that, treat the cheaters the same way Steam does, if you are caught cheating, you

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? tysonsylvester123 wrote:yes it is this Personally I do not, nor do I endorse this, but I know what they are doing.  They are doing this in the chat box type this.    /team uncle susi is the original command to get the cheat.  But you

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : tysonsylvester123 via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? yes it is this Personally I do not, nor do I endorse this, but I know what they are doing.  They are doing this in the chat box type this.    /team uncle susi is the original command to get the cheat.  But you have to prefix it with

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi.Thanks for your comments so far.@jesseleivo: I don't know if people are using a cheat engine or program, but I don't think so. Someone mentioned it's easy to cheat if you know how to do it, so I think people are using a bug in the

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : Aprone via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? I wish I knew something to say that would help you SLJ.  Figuring out how they are cheating, and know if there is a way to prevent it, all depend on how Road to Rage is coded.Does the server produce a log of what is going on?  For

Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : jesseleivo via Audiogames-reflector
Re: My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Maybe they are using cheat engine or some sort of exploit? URL: http://forum.audiogames.net/viewtopic.php?pid=319659#p319659 ___ Audiogames-reflector mailing list

My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters?

2017-07-16 Thread AudioGames . net Forum — General Game Discussion : SLJ via Audiogames-reflector
My Road to rage server: How to handle the cheaters? Hi all.So, as some of you know, I'm hosting a Road to Rage server. I've run into a quite sad situration, which I need your opinions on how to solve.People are cheating by using the uncle soosy weapon, even when I've disabled the cheat