LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-27-2006, 12:11 PM   #1
Jorek
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Distribution: Slackware 13.1
Posts: 65

Rep: Reputation: 16
Wanted: CounterStrike 1.6 Dedicated Server Howto.


Hello everyone!
I'm thinking of maybe hosting a dedicated server for CounterStrike 1.6 on one of my boxes. I have searched on the web for a good HowTo, but most of them are outdated and/or full of broken links.

GNU/Linux is such a good and stable OS, and I wan't to test the ability when hosting a game server on a Linuxbased box.
And I think that I can really learn alot about using linux by hosting a CS server.

So, is there a person here who has enough experience with CS 1.6 dedicated servers to put together a small but good howto? And maybe it could be published in the HowTo section of LQ? That would be helpful for other users as well.

In advance, thanks =)

Jorek.
 
Old 03-28-2006, 08:36 AM   #2
shorun
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2006
Location: belguim
Distribution: fedora, mandriva, suse
Posts: 148

Rep: Reputation: 15
there is a nice wikipedia manual for this.

but in fact it's extremely easy.

first get hldsupdatetool.bin
make sure u got execute permissions on the file. do this by typing "ls -l"

this should give you a list like this, but only WITH hldsupdatetool.bin
[shorun@mars ~]$ ls -l
totaal 172560
drwxr-xr-x 4 shorun shorun 4096 mrt 10 20:38 afghanwarriorzfunserver/
-rw-rw-r-- 1 shorun shorun 51399913 mrt 7 17:57 afghanwarriorzfunserver.zip
drwxrwxr-x 10 shorun shorun 4096 mrt 17 10:19 amsn-0.95/
-rw-rw-r-- 1 shorun shorun 4854819 mrt 17 10:17 amsn-0.95.tar.gz
drwx------ 2 shorun shorun 4096 mrt 9 11:49 amsn_received/
-rw-rw-r-- 1 shorun shorun 1340 mrt 10 19:14 binKwd9Os6lse.bin

now u chan see the perms of these files, drwxrwxrwx with user group.
make sure the user got x (execute, the first 4 (drwx) shows user perm, the next 3 group the other 3 other) permission. u can set it with "chmod +x hldsupdatetool.bin" or "chmod 700 hldsupdatetool.bin"

then run the file
./hldsupdatetool.bin

and the rest should be clear as it is.

hope this helps

Last edited by shorun; 03-28-2006 at 08:38 AM.
 
Old 03-28-2006, 11:10 AM   #3
Jorek
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Distribution: Slackware 13.1
Posts: 65

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 16
Ok! Thanks for the reply, I'm sure it will become useful!
Thanks
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Contributors wanted for new HOWTO/advocacy site Havin_it Linux - News 10 09-27-2005 01:53 PM
CounterStrike Dedicated server problem LINUX MajSlayer420 Linux - Networking 4 05-26-2005 04:25 PM
counterstrike server in mandrake 9.2? weirdaliens Linux - Games 2 12-11-2003 05:01 PM
Counterstrike Server Yawmark Linux - General 1 06-11-2001 07:51 PM
What do I need to set up an dedicated Counterstrike server? B52man Linux - General 2 01-03-2001 06:16 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:51 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration