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goldeneye:server_install [2020/04/05 23:35]
soupcan Added instructions on running as a service
goldeneye:server_install [2021/01/11 15:50]
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 The system requirements of a SrcDS server are pretty low nowadays: The system requirements of a SrcDS server are pretty low nowadays:
  
-  * CPU: Basically anything will do nowadays. When it comes to hosting multiple servers from a single machine, we recommend limiting the load to one SrcDS instance (server) per core. Higher specced machines you may be able to get away with more than one SrcDS instance per core.\\ \\ We recommend starting off with at least 2 cores, not only for performance reasons but because VAC does not seem to connect reliably on single-core machines (particularly cloud instances) for reasons unknown.+  * CPU: Basically anything will do nowadays. When it comes to hosting multiple servers from a single machine, we recommend limiting the load to one SrcDS instance (server) per core. Higher specced machines you may be able to get away with more than one SrcDS instance per core.\\ \\ We recommend starting off with at least 2 cores for performance reasons.
  
   * RAM: You're looking at less than 512MB of RAM usage per SrcDS instance.   * RAM: You're looking at less than 512MB of RAM usage per SrcDS instance.
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 //geserver// is the Windows service name; you can change it to be anything you want. Also, we add the -condebug option here as it will output the console to `gesource\console.log` and allow us to see the console even with the server running in the background. //geserver// is the Windows service name; you can change it to be anything you want. Also, we add the -condebug option here as it will output the console to `gesource\console.log` and allow us to see the console even with the server running in the background.
  
-If you have any issues with launching your service, check the +If you have any issues with launching your service, check the Windows Event Viewer.
  
 =====Accessing Your Server From the Internet===== =====Accessing Your Server From the Internet=====
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