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    OpenTTD

    I've got a colo'd server with Mythic-Beasts in there Cambridge DC which I've setup as a OpenTTD server. The address is openttd.matt40k.co.uk. Server password is: edugeek. Let me know if anyone wants to change the server settings etc.

    Just be aware I'm still playing with the settings so advice etc would be gratefully received and until I figure it all out, it may change.

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    Nice! I love this game and lost many hours to it.

    EDIT - Some of the cities on there have grown enormous already!
    Last edited by CAM; 3rd March 2012 at 05:01 PM.

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    Yer is one of those games, I've not had a chance to actual play on it, apparently it's too easy however

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    Also I removed the password to join.

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    Cool stuff, I love this game and can spend many hours on it, too many. I've joined and started a small train line. Need a hefty loan to get going though.

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    You might want to beware of removing the password. There are certain unscrupulous people who resort to level crossing crashes and map sinking to ruin the game.

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    OK, will stick it back on then, need to restart the server at somepoint so will do it altogether.

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    I ahvea spare TS server. I say tongiht we get as many people as we can, jump on to it and shift some pixels around the map.

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    Haha sounds like a plan!! Need to remember to load from my Win7 drive as OpenTTD doesn't appear to run on Win8

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    I've restarted the server and the game - lower loan I'm afraid, towns don't grow as big and vehicles break down. Also the servers passworded - password is edugeek.

    I restarted after it became impossible to realistically build any transport (unless you had a few hundred million like a few of the companies did). I've got the save if anyone wants me to load it back up

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    I'll set up a TS room tonight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt40k View Post
    I've restarted the server and the game - lower loan I'm afraid, towns don't grow as big and vehicles break down. Also the servers passworded - password is edugeek.

    I restarted after it became impossible to realistically build any transport (unless you had a few hundred million like a few of the companies did). I've got the save if anyone wants me to load it back up
    From what I've seen, most OpenTTD servers restart every few hours - days, depending on the number of people, so it may be worth creating a schedule to do it instead.

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    Try this if you want a chat whilst you play. It's my own server that comes with my BF3 Gameserver:

    voice1.fragnet.net:10400

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    From what I've seen, most OpenTTD servers restart every few hours - days, depending on the number of people, so it may be worth creating a schedule to do it instead.
    I think you might be right. Reload at 04:00 each night?

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt40k View Post
    I think you might be right. Reload at 04:00 each night?
    Whaaaaat! After I have spent 100 years building my vast empire and owning 75% of your companies **s!

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