[ircd-ratbox] New setup config help.

Will Sheldon sheldon.will at gmail.com
Fri Mar 9 17:49:59 UTC 2012

Thank you Narf, that seems to have done it :-)

I understand that these settings are not recommended for production use, 
but as we only have a single server it shouldn't be an issue should it?

On 09/03/2012 01:29, Narf wrote:
> You're lacking the following settings in your channel{} block:
> default_split_user_count = 0;
> default_split_server_count = 0;
> no_create_on_split = no;
> no_join_on_split = no;
> ... those are copied from example.conf and the values shown are not 
> recommented for production usage - you should change them.
> The first two determine how your server knows if it is in split mode 
> or not, while the latter configure how it behaves in that mode.
> Andrey Andreev a.k.a. Narf.
> Quoting Will Sheldon <sheldon.will at gmail.com>:
>> I'm really keen to get up and running with ratbox, I've setup a server
>> for our staff and students to use to collaborate out of hours but I'm
>> having some problems :-(
>> I have ircd-ratbox and ratbox-services up and running using the debian
>> packages ircd-ratbox and ratbox-services-mysql
>> I don't seem to be able to create a channel though :-(.
>> When I log in (using irssi from localhost) as god and issue '/join
>> #test' i get 'Irssi: Channel #test is temporarily unavailable, this is
>> normally because of netsplits. '
>> Would one of you lovely people be willing to look over my config files
>> and see if I've made any obvious mistakes?
>> http://pastebin.com/2ZzVTrrv
>> Has anyone written a "howto setup a server for idiots" guide, or have I
>> got the server setup but am not issuing the correct commands? I thought
>> perhaps I should be asking chanserv to create channels, but chanserv
>> wants me to log in with userserv first, but I can't seem to do that.
>> :-( I cant find much in the way of documentation so any pointers would
>> be hugely appreciated. I'd be willing to contribute a howto if one
>> doesn't exist, once i understand what I'm doing :-)
>> Will
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