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Q: Building PC for game-server hosting

Hello everybody game-server PC Building hosting for So gaming community needs to build up new pc for game-server hosting and web page I don t know about webpage guess that shouldn t take too much but I know about game servers So games are as follows CSS public slots TF public slots CS public slots and minecraft Current pc can t handle the load anymore Now it s only webpage one TF Building PC for game-server hosting server slots and one css slots but it s almost empty all the time max players Building PC for game-server hosting And TF server is lagging as hell Current pc specs AMD Athlon X Dual Core gigs DDR MHz Now a couple of admins me included Building PC for game-server hosting built a pcs And now there s choice between these two CPU i - K RAM GB DDR MHz MB ASUS P H -M PSU Corsair TX and nd pc AMD Phenom II X T BE overclocked to T level GA- GM-UD H As you can see we can t decide which cpu will do a better job I m on AMD side cause it got cores and happens to be better ar multitasking Some other people is on Intel s side cause it s a better cpu overall So question is which will be better Intel or AMD And then would the best cpu handle one more css public server and tf public We want to build a machine that can handle a lot of servers before lags I m sorry for my bad english Thanks in advance AddicTeD nbsp

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A: Building PC for game-server hosting

If you really want to set up a server i wold advise maybe buying a server motherboard with 2 cpu's running Intel xeon processors
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A:Building a Game Server

If you're going to run a dedicated server, I'd say to put the most money in cpu & ram...

Find a good, stable, motherboard which has the features you want (ie. onboard SATA RAID controller or Gigabit LAN card, FAST memory controller) and pair it with a top-of-the-line cpu (I'd suggest a Barton, but not sure if you'll see much of a diff) and 1GB of the fastest ram the mobo supports (without leaving you broke)...

The mobo doesn't have to support AGP 8x (or any AGP for that matter, see bottom), but should be supporting 333Mhz FSB in my opinion... (You'll want the fastest memory and cpu to make sure that it can handle whatever games you throw at it)

This should ensure that it's capable of the games you want without hickups..

I think you should be able to "get by" with a small, but fast, SATA drive. With 1GB of ram, you won't have too much hdd access, and thus can save a bit here...

No idea about case, just pick something you like

Get a brand PSU... It doesn't have to have a very high Watt rating, as it shouldn't have to run a highend video card.

Video card... GF4mx? Radeon 7000?
Just get a cheap card which can run the OS you want with an ok setting... Since this is a dedicated game server, this'll be the point where you can save the most money compared to a regular rig.

A setup like this should be able to be a dedicated server for most (if not all) games out there on the market...
If you only want to play CS and DoD, then you can use cheaper cpu, ram and harddrive, but I'd suggest not saving too much, as you might want to use it for other games in the future...

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A:ip problem for hosting a game


I would suggest you change your ip on your pc. Here is how: Go to Start -> Control Panel -> Network Connections -> Local Area Connection -> (right click) Properties -> (in list) Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) -> Properties. Then click on Use the following IP. Type in your new IP that you want. Make sure you use the same gateway and subnet mask. You can find them out by going to start - run - cmd - ipconfig.

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A:Hosting / Joining lan game

Quote: Originally Posted by Quokka

Hi There,

With Windows 7 (rc1) & Windows 7 (build 7600)

I have a real hard time of playing lan games, I cant join games hosted on Vista + Win 7.

No I have disabled the UPnP device host, that made my friends pop-up in Worms Mayhem, Joining the game then failed (concetion lost)

After reading this board I noticed running as admin should help.

Running the game as admin atleast did let him join the game, after hitting start concetion lost.

We have the same problem in Red Alert 3.

When running Hamatchi RA3 works like a charm, without it wont even show the other player

We have disabled the IPv6
IP is manual set (no dhcp)
We are both in the same homegroup.
We have access to the shared drives.
We can play in the internet.

anyone knows a work arround or how to fix this?
Since where planing on running a small lan party this weekend it's kind a urgent.

thanks for the help in advance


Hi and welcome to seven forums

First things first. could you fill in your system specs (lower left corner) so we know what kind of hardware you have. Second coulod you tell us about you lan set up. Im thinking this may be just a connectivity issue with IP-6 support

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Attatched info

A:BSOD Hosting WC3 + A game emulator

Problem Devices:
Hamachi Network Interface ROOT\NET\0001 This device is disabled.

Antivirus Software:
avp.exe c:\program files\kaspersky lab\kaspersky internet security 2012\avp.exe 476 8 200 1380 03/03/2012 00:34 197.55 KB (202,296 bytes) 24/04/2011 23:15
avp.exe c:\program files\kaspersky lab\kaspersky internet security 2012\avp.exe 3404 8 200 1380 03/03/2012 00:35 197.55 KB (202,296 bytes) 24/04/2011 23:15

Possible out of date drivers:
nvstor32 8b6cb000 8b702000 Tue Jun 30 18:17:14 2009 (4a4aab0a) 00041012 nvstor32.sys

Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.12.0002.633 AMD64
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Loading Dump File [D:\Kingston\BSODDmpFiles\lxlramlxl\Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2\030312-27830-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Mini Kernel Dump does not have process information
Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\SymCache*
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7601 (Service Pack 1) MP (4 procs) Free x86 compatible
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7601.17713.x86fre.win7sp1_gdr.111025-1505
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0x82c53000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0x82d9c4d0
Debug session time: Fri Mar 2 17:33:12.431 2012 (UTC - 7:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:04:42.350
Loading Kernel Symbols
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck D1, {2000025, 2, 0, 8b78c19d}

Probably caused by : tdx.sys ( tdx!TdxCallConnectionHandler+131 )

Followup: MachineOwner

3: kd> !analyze -v
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If kernel debugger is available get stack backtrace.
Arg1: 02000025, memory referenced
Arg2: 00000002, IRQL
Arg3: 00000000, value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation
Arg4: 8b78c19d, address which referenced memory

Debugging Details:

READ_ADDRESS: GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from 82dbc848
Unable to read MiSystemVaType memory at 82d9be20


8b78c19d 8b700c mov esi,dword ptr [eax+0Ch]




TRAP_FRAME: a3b3f5d0 -- (.trap 0xffffffffa3b3f5d0)
ErrCode = 00000000
eax=02000019 ebx=a3b3f6ec ecx=86d4d960 edx=00000002 esi=8602cde0 edi=82c1f7a0
eip=8b78c19d esp=a3b3f644 ebp=a3b3f698 iopl=0 nv up ei pl zr na pe nc
cs=0008 ss=0010 ds=0023 es=0023 fs=0030 gs=0000 efl=00010246
8b78c19d 8b700c mov esi,dword ptr [eax+0Ch] ... Read more
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A:Hosting Game on Router Problem!!!!!!!!

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A:BSOD Hosting Video Game.


Please follow these instructions:

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A:BSOD at video game hosting.

2 firewalls will kill almost anything - and Comodo has some known issues.
I'd suggest removing the Comodo and using this free add-on to control the Windows Firewall:

All of the BSOD's are related to your networking drivers - which makes Comodo a prime suspect. And inspect.sys (a component of Comodo) is mentioned in the stack text - which implicates Comodo even further. The specific driver mentioned is ipnat.sys - a component of the Windows Firewall - indicating that there's likely problems between the Windows Firewall and Comodo (more info on ipnat.sys here: )

Unfortunately, the Windows Debugging Tools aren't able to access symbols for your operating system files (in particular NTOSKRNL.EXE / NTKRNLMP.EXE / NTKRNLPA.EXE / NTKRPAMP.EXE) from the Microsoft Symbol Server - so that makes debugging them difficult if not impossible.

Please do the following (this will not affect the analysis of the current files - but it may help later files that are acquired):
- activate/validate the Windows installation at
- run sfc.exe /scannow to replace any problem files
- open a support incident with Microsoft to see if they can fix the missing symbols issue ( )
- If that doesn't fix it, then wipe the hard drive and reinstall Windows
- don't use "leaked"/torrent builds

So, let's try the following:
- Remove Comodo and reset the Windows Firewall to default settings.
- Use this link (registration required) to remove all traces of Comodo:;attach=17692
- Reset the Windows Firewall to default settings
- Utilize the Sphinx Firewall Control if finer control of the Windows Firewall is needed ( )
- Monitor for further BSOD's

FYI - never run more than 1 firewall or 1 anti-virus at a time.

Summary of the BSOD's:

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
Debug session time: Mon Mar 22 14:06:08.459 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:14:49.243
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for tcpip.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for tcpip.sys
BugCheck D1, {0, 2, 0, 8a870803}
Probably caused by : ipnat.sys ( ipnat!NatNlSendDatagram+1a0 )
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
Debug session time: Mon Mar 22 13:50:54.806 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:38:50.656
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for tcpip.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for tcpip.sys
BugCheck D1, {0, 2, 0, 8a674803}
Probably caused by : ipnat.sys ( ipnat!NatNlSendDatagram+1a0 )
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
Debug session time: Mon Mar 22 11:51:13.858 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:31:57.683
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntkrnlpa.exe
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for tcpip.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for tcpip.sys
BugCheck D1, {0, 2, 0, 8a87b803}
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What IP are you trying to connect to, and is there a firewall running on the server?
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You need
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A:Building a server

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A:Building a Server PC

Servers don't need heavy hitting processors. The primary resources are memory, networking and file I/O

The 120GB drive is minimally acceptable, although if I were building a server, I would have at least two drives,
one for the server and the other for the data being served. Performance would be better and either drive could be
replaced/upgraded without disrupting the other - - also improves your backup media consumption.

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A:Building a server, what do I need to know?

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I forgot the CD Drive

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A:Building a server?

depending on your needs a server could cost as little as $200 (less if you use used parts) or as much as $15000. I've personally got an Athlon 64 3200+ with 1GB of ram and 1TB (500GBx2) HDDs. all the hardware excludeing the tape drive was less than $1000 but the tape drive (260 GB sony AIT3) cost about $1000 and the operateing system (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) cost in excess of $1000 which brought the total cost to slightly over $3000(it was actually closer to $4000 when I built it but I converted the prices down for hardware price drops). If you don't need tape backup or you settle for an older lower capacity model (20GB Taravan Drives can be had for less than $300 and AIT1,DDS4,DAT 72 drives run about $500) and you use a free linux server OS or a cheeper OS such as windows server, Xandros, or a cheeper version of redhat. You should be able to build a good server for $500-$1500.
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A:Need help building a server

This sounds like a good choice for staring a home server.

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A:Need help building a server for my company

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A:Building/Buying a Server

Generally servers run server operating systems. That leaves Windows XP out. Windows 2000 Server is already pretty far out of date. That leaves Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008.

You'll need a separate QuickBook license for each user.

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A:Building a media server


The good news is that you wont be spending 5g's on a system. More like $1000 or less due to the fact that you dont need to buy a monitor or monster video card, unless you plan on gaming with the media center on your tv.

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A:Building a media server

just buy the hard drives and put them in the computer u are using, this is the cheapest and u can share the drives over the network if u want.
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A:Building a small office server

I'd almost suggest you buy a small pre-built and purpose built server from Dell, HP, or Lenovo.

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A:Building a file server - bit of a rush

What's the price range for this server?
I would suggest just ordering a Dell. You'll get great support and a pre-build system.
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A:need help building a small business server

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A:building a small data server

$700 is a little cheap for a server thats:

very realiable, fast server that's basically safe from any data lossClick to expand...

Esp.the word fast.

Heres my two cents:
*Get two SATA 160GB drives and mirror them in RAID0
*Get a mobo with SATA Raid0 built in so you dont have to spend $100 on a SATA Raid card
*Depending on how much it all costs, try to get a Xeon or Opteron ( which keep in mind will need a Xeon/Opteron mobo)
*Get 1GB of RAM, but show us what you plan on getting, becasue theres cheap 1GB sticks, and expensive 1GB sticks. The expensive 1GB sticks are more expensive for a good reason, and you want that good reaosn.

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A:Building a NAS/eSATA Media Server?

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