(Kinda offtopic) Custom server missing map problem

Discussion in 'Mapping Questions & Discussion' started by Grubzer, Aug 19, 2016.

  1. Grubzer

    Grubzer L4: Comfortable Member

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    My server is not allowing anybody to download custom maps. Help me
     
  2. henke37

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    Are you using the http offloading?
     
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  3. Grubzer

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    What is this and how to check it?
     
  4. henke37

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    It is basically letting the clients download from a http server instead of the game server. It's much faster.
     
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  5. Grubzer

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    Oh. Actualy, no. Beacuse i am do not have my http server. My server is running on linux and download path for all maps is "server ip\Team Fortress 2\tf\maps"
     
  6. henke37

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    Well, get your http server then!
     
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  7. Grubzer

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    But if players will download maps from game server, how to make it work?
     
  8. theatreTECHIE

    aa theatreTECHIE Yet another Techie for the net...

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    If you don't have the ability to create a fastDL server, then have the following lines in your server.cfg file:
    sv_downloadurl ""
    sv_allowdownload 1

    Just a warning that downloading maps will be much slower using this.
     
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  9. Grubzer

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    still missing map error
     
  10. Joshenkstone

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    sv_downloadurl "url to download goes here"

    edit: if your map has recently been imped it should be in tf2maps redirect so your server.cfg should look somewhat like this:
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    //download options
    sv_downloadurl "http://redirect.tf2maps.net"
    cl_allowdownload 1 // optional, i'm pretty sure having it off breaks sprays.
    cl_allowupload 1
    net_maxfilesize 64 // if your map has a big filesize
    edit2 you can easily check what maps are in the redirect on this page: http://redirect.tf2maps.net/maps
     
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    Last edited: Aug 20, 2016
  11. Grubzer

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    Ok, i am created http server and looks like it is working. For now, thanks to everybody