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SteamCMD Workaround for “appid 90” HLDS Games Servers Part II

SteamCMD Workaround for “appid 90” HLDS Games Servers Part II

Update October 2017: It seems this issue has returned after Valve fixed it several years ago. I have updated this repo with new app_manifest files for each server. Hopefully Valve fix the issue again. HLDS (GoldSrc) games use appid 90 to download the game server files from SteamCMD. There is a bug that prevents all the files being downloaded from SteamCMD. Getting all the files can take any number of attempts for SteamCMD to download them all. The fix is…

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Garrys Mod Linux server GLIBC_2.15 fix

Garrys Mod Linux server GLIBC_2.15 fix

Problem Facepunch Studio have released an update for Garrys Mod server that may cause the following error. Failed to open dedicated_srv.so (/lib/libm.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.15′ not found (required by bin/dedicated_srv.so)) or Failed to open dedicated_srv.so (/usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6: version `GLIBCXX_3.4.15′ not found (required by bin/dedicated_srv.so)) Facepunch have needed to update Garry’s Mod to use GLIBC_2.15.  because of this you will have the issue if GLIBC is older than GLIBC_2.15. This effects the following distros: CentOS 6 Debian 7 Ubuntu 12.10 or lower To…

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How to Install and Use SteamCMD

How to Install and Use SteamCMD

This is a brief tutorial on the basics of installation and usage of SteamCMD. Windows 1. Create a folder for SteamCMD. C:/steamcmd 2. Download the SteamCMD (Windows) Update Tool. http://media.steampowered.com/installer/steamcmd.zip 3. Extract the contents of the zip to the folder. Linux 1. Create a user for SteamCMD and login. Note: For security best practice do not run SteamCMD a root. adduser steam su – steam 2. Create a directory for SteamCMD. mkdir /home/steam/steamcmd cd /home/steam/steamcmd 3. Download the SteamCMD (Linux)…

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SteamCMD Dedicated Server List

SteamCMD Dedicated Server List

I decided to put together a list of all the Dedicated servers available on Steam. This will hopefully be useful to server administrators. I have also put the results on the Valve Wiki page. Here are my results. They are accurate as of April 2015. This is a list of dedicated servers available on Steam/SteamCMD. Key Server – Server Name ID – Server AppID SteamCMD – If available via SteamCMD Steam Client – If available via the Steam Client Anonymous Login –…

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Get SteamCMD Working with 64-bit Ubuntu (Without ia32-libs)

Get SteamCMD Working with 64-bit Ubuntu (Without ia32-libs)

Ubuntu/Debian ia32-libs has now been deprecated within Ubuntu and Debian. How becuase of this the following error will occur when trying to install ia32-libs. sudo apt-get install ia32-libs Reading package lists… Done Building dependency tree Reading state information… Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or been moved out of Incoming. The following information may…

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Linux Game server manager – Major update 011013

Linux Game server manager – Major update 011013

New update released makes some major changes and adds new features to the scripts. Change Summary New Feature: Backup New Feature: Console Depreciated: SCREEN command Added: Tmux to replace SCREEN Improved: Logging Improved: UI changes Backup Feature The new backup feature is designed to create a full archive backup of your server allowing your to backup before making changes to your server. Should you have issues you can replace your server with the backup version. this can be found under…

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Game Server Scripts Update – 010813

Game Server Scripts Update – 010813

Updates to the following game server scripts. csserver cssserver csgoserver hl2dmserver l4d2server tf2server ts3server kfserver ut2k4server Changes (These changes may not apply to every script) Added new serverquery.py to monitoring (works with CS 1.6 only currently) that query’s the server port to see if the server responds. Should it fail the server will restart. To activate this feature simply download serverquery.py from the script page to the same directory as the main script. On install game server logging will be…

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Linux Game Server Scripts Update

Linux Game Server Scripts Update

I have been working on updating my existing game server scripts and also adding a new one to the line up. This applies to csgoserver cssserver hl2dmserver kfserver ut2k4server Introducing tf2server New Feature Debug mode Fixes Changed download location of steamCMD Simplified start parameters for the servers Modified installer to give more details about ports Updated documentation on the site Debug Mode Use debug mode to help you if you are having issues with the server. Debug outputs what the…

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