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please change the rules

Post by bigglesworth » Tue Jul 15, 2008 7:55 am

Dear Sir or Madam,

Please change 'the rules' to acknowledge that TMW does not currently prohibit 'botting' and 'bot-like behaviour'.

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Re: please change the rules

Post by Arilious » Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:13 am

I agree. :D Botting is always reported but never seems to be dealt with.
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Re: please change the rules

Post by Len » Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:23 am

The moderators require proof before action can be taken, sadly showing proof of a bot in a screenshot is all but impossible. Solution - we need more GMs, probably with limited powers. maybe the power to send someone to jail (I don't think many people could be trusted with the ability ban people)

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Re: please change the rules

Post by Arilious » Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:36 am

EP informed me there are currently 4 GM accounts, all of which are inactive players.

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Re: please change the rules

Post by ElvenProgrammer » Tue Jul 15, 2008 10:01 am

We're trying to expand our GM team right now that we have new trustable people.
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Re: please change the rules

Post by bigglesworth » Tue Jul 15, 2008 2:44 pm

Thank you all for your responses.

I'm glad to be informed that steps are being taken to stop bot players.
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Re: please change the rules

Post by Rotonen » Wed Jul 16, 2008 12:16 am

If someone would fix my ALT GR problem, I could actively GM.
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Re: please change the rules

Post by Platyna » Wed Jul 16, 2008 1:07 pm

I heard this problem was long time ago fixed and is on SVN.

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Re: please change the rules

Post by Rotonen » Wed Jul 16, 2008 5:48 pm

For OSX yes, for w32 a patch was released only recently (within the last day or so) and I have not yet had time to test it nor do I have a compiling environment set up for that OS base right now. I'll get back to it and the solution seems to be viable.
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Re: please change the rules

Post by Platyna » Wed Jul 16, 2008 8:50 pm

Cool, since we need you.

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