Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-24 Thread George Patterson
On Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 11:37 AM, George Patterson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: --Text snipped-- Hi Anders and All, Yes, that could be done very simply at the IP data level with iptables. 1. Log into the web server which would adjust the iptables rules to allow the authenticated user to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-24 Thread Stefan Seifert
On Monday, 24. March 2008, George Patterson wrote: However, if someone would like to see what has been done, please drop me a private email. Is there a Perl programmer in the audience? Yep, there is ;) If you want me to do some review or have some area where you could need some help, just

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread LeeE
On Wednesday 19 March 2008 20:58, Gijs de Rooy wrote: Hi all, Tonight we've had kind of discussion on the in-game-chat about the idea to seperate playing and flying in different MP-servers. First lets see why we want it: - Most of the time half of all the pilots online at the server(s)

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Anders Gidenstam
On Thu, 20 Mar 2008, LeeE wrote: I think this is a valid issue. As a final bit of testing I do some flying on mp, to check for mp specific problems, but doing that under instruction from ATC isn't really viable. While I try to not cause problems for other users I can see that having

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Oliver Schroeder
Am Donnerstag 20 März 2008 14:29 schrieb Anders Gidenstam: We still have the port 5002 network up, though with less mpservers than the port 5000 one. Currently mpserver02 and mpserver06 seems to be the only ones on the 5002 network. mpserver01 is probably also there but it's port 5002 fgms

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Curtis Olson
On Wed, Mar 19, 2008 at 3:58 PM, Gijs de Rooy wrote: Tonight we've had kind of discussion on the in-game-chat about the idea to seperate playing and flying in different MP-servers. I'm a little late here, but just wanted to weigh in that I think this a pretty good idea ... there's no harm in

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Gijs de Rooy
Hello, Ofcourse we need to keep the current free-flying servers open for all kind of pilots.The special real-aviation (RA) server may be maintaned/controlled by some moderators like Curt proposed. If we have password acces theres the possibility to do some kind of test before you may enter

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Anders Gidenstam
On Thu, 20 Mar 2008, Gijs de Rooy wrote: What is needed to set up a MP-server? If we know what we need we could search for it. Hi, Something along these lines: A linux box with a good network connection. And the server software FGMS http://fgms.sourceforge.net/ FGMS can probably be built and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread Anders Gidenstam
On Thu, 20 Mar 2008, Anders Gidenstam wrote: There is currently no access control what so ever in FGMS but access control can be implemented separately, e.g. using packet filtering and some kind of web based session login that can update the filter rules. I suspect someone reasonably at home

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread tpalinkas
On Thu, 20 Mar 2008, Gijs de Rooy wrote: Hello, Ofcourse we need to keep the current free-flying servers open for all kind of pilots.The special real-aviation (RA) server may be maintaned/controlled by some moderators like Curt proposed. If we have password acces theres the possibility

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread LeeE
On Thursday 20 March 2008 15:36, Gijs de Rooy wrote: Hello, Ofcourse we need to keep the current free-flying servers open for all kind of pilots.The special real-aviation (RA) server may be maintaned/controlled by some moderators like Curt proposed. If we have password acces theres the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-20 Thread George Patterson
On Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 2:56 AM, Anders Gidenstam [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, 20 Mar 2008, Gijs de Rooy wrote: What is needed to set up a MP-server? If we know what we need we could search for it. Hi, Something along these lines: A linux box with a good network connection. And

[Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-19 Thread Gijs de Rooy
Hi all, Tonight we've had kind of discussion on the in-game-chat about the idea to seperate playing and flying in different MP-servers. First lets see why we want it: - Most of the time half of all the pilots online at the server(s) isn't flying according to the reality. These pilots are

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Seperated MP-servers

2008-03-19 Thread Tobias Ramforth
Hi, my first thought was: Why? Should not _all_ fly together and not separated?. Having thought about the proposal for some time, I changed my opinion and like the idea. I personally appreciate it a lot when there is a player online taking over ATC, because I like the realism and do not feel