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tmwserver maps

Post by donkyhotay » Tue Apr 24, 2007 6:37 pm

I downloaded and compiled the tmwserver in order to play with the code however I am unable to test it due to the fact there are no maps, items, monsters, etc. As far as I can tell from the wiki while the source code will be given out all of the maps for the mana world won't be released. While I can understand this I think there should be a small set of maps available for people to use for testing/learning purposes. If there already are maps available for download and I just missed them I apologize in advance and would appreciate a link.
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Post by Matt » Tue Apr 24, 2007 8:01 pm

lol i wonder what wiki told you that
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Post by donkyhotay » Tue Apr 24, 2007 8:40 pm

I must be thinking of another open-source MMOG but I could have sworn I saw that mentioned in here somewhere though admittedly I can't find it anymore so I guess I'm wrong. I did find maps located here:
https://svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/the ... runk/data/
for the eAthena server and was wondering if they are compatible with the new server.
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Post by Crush » Wed Apr 25, 2007 12:05 am

No, the eAthena .wlk files aren't supported by the new server. The server uses the same map format as the client does. This makes the maintainability and administration a lot easier.

So you can just copy the maps directory from the client into the data directory of the server so that the server finds the maps in /data/maps. Also note the file maps.xml in the servers data directory. It tells the server what maps to load.
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Post by donkyhotay » Wed Apr 25, 2007 5:36 pm

thanks for the info, I'll try it out when I get a chance.
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