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by cyberal
2003-07-02 02:31
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Encryption to protect files and users
Replies: 8
Views: 1417

I meant "we" as in "not them"... I'm not any good at C++ .. You mean none of the developers in this forum is up for it.. I'm sure there are lots of ppl that want and are working on this right now.. but since it never can be compatible with the current dc network.. it will be hard to get it to work w...
by cyberal
2003-07-01 06:40
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

I’m using a message kind like that since I’m using it always in away mode. It could also be added some commands so users could use in private with our nick(those commands could be defined by us). Yeah! Built in triggers would be real cool! Maybe some sort of main chat trigger co...
by cyberal
2003-07-01 05:25
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

users answer kick msg

Hey! I'm currently having some trouble with users auto-responding to my kick-msg, earlier this was not a problem since they had no time to answer. However, with the new "kick after sending raw command" activated it seems that some clients are fast enough to answer my pm to them. Could you add some s...
by cyberal
2003-07-01 05:06
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

Your entry is correct, seems to something wrong with the feature itself, it correctly puts the forbidden files in a folder, but after that.. nothing happens.. I've reported it to sarf! :)
by cyberal
2003-07-01 00:47
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

can someone explain this to me i dont understand whats it suppose to do Some hubs have trouble with nicks getting stuck in the hub when a user is disconnected. So when you try to reenter the hub it will say "nick taken" and stop the reconnect. This neat little feature will keep trying to connect un...
by cyberal
2003-06-30 03:28
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Option to open the log folder from drop down menus
Replies: 16
Views: 1874

The IM client Trillian has a neat little feature.. when you open up an IM window to someone it displays the earlier messages (logs) above, in gray tone... could DC++ do something similar?
by cyberal
2003-06-28 10:57
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Add remark to Favorite User
Replies: 8
Views: 1178

I think this feature is so easy to implement that arne just needs a push to put it there...
by cyberal
2003-06-28 08:53
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

Regarding to forbidden files: -The ability to add the ‘*’ in them, like “/add… *preteen*.jpg�, “/add… *.dll�…, I think that this could be very useful to get many users with forbidden files without having to enter all of them in the “Forbidd...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 08:39
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

Thanks for covering for me, cyberal! The problem with having different raw commands for different cheats AND different raw commands in hubs is that it very quickly becomes a LOT of different raw commands - I currently detect about 7-9 different types of cheating (and more will come, eventually). Mu...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 07:39
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Encryption to protect files and users
Replies: 8
Views: 1417

What I want to know is, how can they prosecute us when THEY HAVE TO BE SHARING SOMETHING TO GET IN THE HUB Either they fake, they share free stuff or they simple share the same stuff as we do and they are allowed to by the companys behind them.. sarf: BUT, if we were to remake the dc protocol to fi...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 07:03
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

hmm when i do a "/checkshare" in + 500 users hub i get "Abnormal closing" and all it says in the exeptioninfo is: "Unhandled Exception Code: c0000005 Version: 0.251052k - MuLTe edition Os: Win2000 Pro Service Pack 3 Call stack info: " To get a correct, useable exeption info, get the latest version ...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 06:52
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

Is there anyway to send in the raw command the user ip? Like: “…%[nick] with this IP %[ip], was kicked…” [PT]Devilishly I think this is another of those things sarf can implement pretty easy as soon as he have put in the CMD module that contain the IP-get fea...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 04:00
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

could someone show me an example of how to use these commands In the search frame, these commands have been added : %[size] - the size of the file in question %[sizeformat] - the size of the file in question, formatted to kilo/mega/giga byte %[slots] - the amount of slots of the user %[freeslots] -...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 02:36
Forum: Hubs and scripts
Topic: connect to hub through router
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

are you sure this is even possible? even if you open the correct ports you can't connect to your own external ip can you? Should the router send packets to itself? Same this if you have an ftp running on your LAN and at the same time router to the internet. You must connect to iy with the internal i...
by cyberal
2003-06-27 00:55
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

And if it’s possible, different raw commands for different hubs.(this could be done like in “Settings” ->”Advanced” -> “User Menu Items”, we have the ability to chose “Hub IP/DNS/ or empty for all”) Or you cou...
by cyberal
2003-06-26 09:08
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: upload speed limiter
Replies: 56
Views: 7750

this was exactly what I was talking about when I said that "they just don't know better"... The downloads need practicly no UL speed, just a few kB... changing it up and down "to maximize both download speed while conserving upload speed" will not make any difference, all the downloads need is a few...
by cyberal
2003-06-26 07:41
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

* Fixed a bug (well, kinda)

.. obvious question, what was the bug? ;)
by cyberal
2003-06-26 07:35
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

faked tag

I have an idea of a new feature! I have the dc++k client as op in three different hubs. We currently have problems with ppl being in 2 or more of these hubs and faking their description to H:1. Can a feature be made that check if a certain user+ip is present in the hubs that the klient are in, and t...
by cyberal
2003-06-26 05:38
Forum: DCH++ General
Topic: unregged users can't download
Replies: 3
Views: 2609

I should take that as a YES, right?

The ability to start downloads fall under the "connection atempt" category I presume.

Great :)
by cyberal
2003-06-26 05:12
Forum: DCH++ General
Topic: unregged users can't download
Replies: 3
Views: 2609

unregged users can't download

Hi! Will DCH++ have an option to disable downloading for unregged users? Isn't it correct that the hub itself initiates all downloads between the users? Or is it just the passive users? I would like this option so you can keep a regged hub open, ppl can come in and search.. but they can't download a...
by cyberal
2003-06-26 02:09
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: upload speed limiter
Replies: 56
Views: 7750

Setting your upload speed to nothing will give you faster download speeds. No it won't, we are talking about the usual ADSL connection I suppose? Cutting back on your upload speed so the downloads get to send their ack packets WILL get you better speeds.. lower it more than that will do NO DIFFEREN...
by cyberal
2003-06-26 01:55
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Is there a way to stop the slot stealing exploit?
Replies: 25
Views: 3167

Why would this work better than the current 10 minute timeout? Just set temp ban to 11 minutes and it works great :). There is no exploit here, if anyone is afraid of getting more uploaders than they have slots, just don't activate that option!?
by cyberal
2003-06-26 01:50
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

naah, this is not good... what about ppl that are on the same IP but on different computers? A friend of mine lives in a neigbourhood where 200 apartments have the same IP to the Internet.. also many universitys have this.. IF a clone check should be implemented it must be based on more than the IP....
by cyberal
2003-06-25 11:55
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: upload speed limiter
Replies: 56
Views: 7750

first, I wanna make something clear.. I don't want an UL limiter, I want an DL optimizer.. a feature that make sure that the DL don't end up without UL bandwidth. This feature should exist hidden, without ANY user interaction. This is why kazaa most of the other p2p clients are so far behind DC in q...
by cyberal
2003-06-25 07:08
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

don't know the solution to your problem, but I think your right click option should call the same function as the /showforbidden command calls.. you need to call it directly rather than trying to paste the command in main.. think it's a great suggestion though.. to have commands in a right click men...
by cyberal
2003-06-25 04:29
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: DC++ NEEDS THIS!!!! (and it's something regular DC has!)
Replies: 35
Views: 7006

I have an idea today dc++ performs some kind of check on the filesizes when you click on a file you have already partly downloaded, so that the previous file shows in "download to.." What about if this same check is made when you select multiple files in the search.. and if the files are al the same...
by cyberal
2003-06-25 03:02
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Hub Specific Shares....help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 2437

so, all we need now is a guy that:

1. know c++
2. know dc++
3. have nothing to do at all
4. ia willing to remake the share manager

anyone? :)
by cyberal
2003-06-25 01:24
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: upload speed limiter
Replies: 56
Views: 7750

Also, I would like to add one thing. When we talk about potential cheaters that would abuse the UL-limiter. I don't belive that these ppl are truly evil. The reason they turned to UL-limiting in the beginning is probably the same reason we are talking here right now. That UL slows DL. Many of the pp...
by cyberal
2003-06-25 01:13
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: upload speed limiter
Replies: 56
Views: 7750

reserve bandwidth

all this talk about UL limiting.. DC++ will NEVER implement a simple setting for UL speed becuase it can be abused! K, let's drop that.. To connect the download speed with the upload speed is real stupid! It won't work cause of all different bandwidths ppl have.. swe bostream 2.5Mbit DL 0.5Mbit UL.....
by cyberal
2003-06-24 12:22
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

sarf wrote:<BONK> Oops. Forgot to add this option in the advanced client.

Damnit sarf ;) .. I've searched the entire client for this option

sarf wrote:Buttons means that someone have to do graphics.

no need for graphics.. text buttons will do fine
by cyberal
2003-06-24 11:33
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Segment Downloading
Replies: 37
Views: 4879

Sarf: While it is true that I only watch a movie once or twice, I most often delete it afterwards or keep it in my share as a goodwill gesture to the people who might want to see. If I do keep it, however, I do not want to have to mess around with my partitions and make space somewhere (yes, yes, I ...
by cyberal
2003-06-24 11:15
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Segment Downloading
Replies: 37
Views: 4879

And how do you know that you're getting the original release? You seem like a smart guy, you probably check isonews and nforce when you download games, and if you download games from dc you probably know quite well what groups that release stuff. Knowing what stuff is original releases is not an is...
by cyberal
2003-06-24 02:13
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Segment Downloading
Replies: 37
Views: 4879

jbyrd: 1. What?? Where the hell did you get that from? The reason that ppl belive that rar's is damaged more easily is that the rar's won't open if it's corrupted, .avi and .iso will. You will still be able to play your avi, but with freeze frames and discoulration. Could be possible to burn the iso...
by cyberal
2003-06-23 08:45
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

you know what to do spookie, get the info from exeptioninfo.txt and e-mail sarf about it..
by cyberal
2003-06-23 08:34
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Segment Downloading
Replies: 37
Views: 4879

wake up ppl

come ooon,, PDC++ sucks and kazaa?? OMG!!! Don't get me started... fact is that it's irrelevant if segment downloading is possible or not.. cause WE DON'T NEED IT!! so, how can we maximize our download speed without segment downloading? I think you know the answer... Original RAR releases! If you do...
by cyberal
2003-06-23 06:47
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

keep 'em green

yeah, I have noticed that too, and maybe that feature is supposed to keep dl ppl lists, but I see no need for it.. all I want is to keep the nicklist green so that all users are checked at all times! /startchecking should go through all users and then continously check all the users that change thei...
by cyberal
2003-06-19 06:30
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

Good thing this command for forbidden files checking!!! But why not having the possibility to use the &#8216;*&#8217; in it? Like &#8220;/addforbiddenfiles *Preteen*.jpg&#8220; or &#8220;/addforbiddenfiles *.dll&#8220; Why not also having the possibility to give the size of ...
by cyberal
2003-06-19 06:18
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

kickass client

looks real cool dieselmachine, looking forward to have this included in dc++k, will be a kickass client!!
by cyberal
2003-06-18 08:38
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

yeah, thats a good suggestion, I'm thinking maybe the different "cheating triggers" could be lined up like the user commands box on advanced page. Like an entry for each cheat.. forbidden files, no slots dc++ etc.. the entry would contain: name, raw command, custum %[cheating description], on/disabl...
by cyberal
2003-06-18 07:49
Forum: Other Direct Connect tools
Topic: DC++k
Replies: 361
Views: 115341

nice

great stuff!! :)
by cyberal
2003-06-03 13:09
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Smart Upload speed limiting
Replies: 8
Views: 1403

Reserve UL speed to downloads

I think that "download speed is twice the upload speed"-idea is stupid... will never work! The best way to solve the "uploads slows down downloads"-problem would be if one could reserve, say 5 kB, of upload speed for the downloads! No cap settings, no cap tags, no nothing... just make dc++ "take" 5k...
by cyberal
2003-05-22 05:19
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: DC++ 0.26
Replies: 3
Views: 940

DC++ 0.26

-- I can share different stuff in each hub I am in, can you?
-- http://dcplusplus.sourceforge.net <DC++ 0.26>

PLZ!!

this has been up many many times.. you just have to implement this..!!
by cyberal
2003-05-20 09:35
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Status window for system msg and bots
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

many good suggestions, hope this will be a real feature :)
by cyberal
2003-05-20 09:34
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Way to check finished uploaded rar's from sfv
Replies: 1
Views: 468

yupp, rar is the way to go

Quick Why RAR list.. 1. You allways have a checksum-file (SFV) to check if the file is corrupt. DC++ does this automaticly when downloading, and if you loose your connection there is no risk that the file you downloaded is somehow unusable because of the sfv-file check... should something go wrong t...
by cyberal
2003-05-20 09:16
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: *** Session Start & Stop in log-files..
Replies: 0
Views: 416

*** Session Start & Stop in log-files..

I would like a minor change to the logfiles, as you probably know there are lots of apps out there designed to make chat statistics out of log-files from IRC clients. DC-logs are almost the same exept for one thing, the session start/stop lines, this can't be very hard to implement. Great fun with c...
by cyberal
2003-05-17 08:03
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Status window for system msg and bots
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

good question, haven't thought about that, hm.. maybe one status window for each hub is necasary to not confuse all the msg's, but that would mean alot of new tabs, maybe one container/tab named Status and then different sections for each hub inside that container..
by cyberal
2003-05-16 17:01
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Status window for system msg and bots
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

exactly

sarf my friend, you just got everything right.. as you say I want the join/part thingy to monitor which users comes and goes and who hubjumpes.. having these msg in main chat is worthless, also I'm thinking of all the kicking the normal users have to put up with, ofcourse you can put on the "ignore ...
by cyberal
2003-05-16 05:47
Forum: Feature Discussion (Archived)
Topic: Status window for system msg and bots
Replies: 16
Views: 1931

Status window for system msg and bots

Yeeah! What about that? I would like a status window where for example all the joins/parts could appear. Also mass-msg, msg from Hub-Security and various bots. don't know how to implement this, maybe one could have a settings tab that lets you choose bot nicks to show in the status window. And also ...