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Topic # 23863 10-Jul-2008 13:03
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Hey, I have a question for Steam users/xnet staff
I'm looking at http://www.steampowered.com/nvidia/ and it says you need steam to get the games, so i'm either hoping that its on local traffic or i'm going to have to find a way to schedule it. However, as far as I can see Steam has no scheduler (i'm on xnet torrent)
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  Reply # 146081 10-Jul-2008 13:10
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We host the Recoil Steam server, so yes, it should be local traffic.  The key word there is *should* - we can't guarantee that the content is on the Recoil server, or that your Steam client will choose the Recoil server, but it really should be and it really should do :).

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  Reply # 146148 10-Jul-2008 15:13
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Might be handy.... might not..worth a shot.

http://www.3fl.net.au/forums/viewtopic.php?t=643

Now... can some nice Xnet staff member let us know what the IP address is for the Xnet steam server ? :)




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  Reply # 146244 10-Jul-2008 17:20
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Remember, not all servers mirror the same files. The recoil server mirrors what steam deam to be 'popular' though.



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  Reply # 146567 11-Jul-2008 08:07
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xpd: Might be handy.... might not..worth a shot.

http://www.3fl.net.au/forums/viewtopic.php?t=643

Now... can some nice Xnet staff member let us know what the IP address is for the Xnet steam server ? :)

You bloody legend mate, can an xnet staffie please pm/post the ip address for us?

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  Reply # 147119 12-Jul-2008 13:42
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The IP is 58.28.96.30

Bear in mind it's a Recoil content server, not Xnet - so any support issues with this should be directed to myself.  The server carries about 370GB of content at present, there is ~500GB in total but it takes a very long time to download this much content.

-Scott



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  Reply # 147158 12-Jul-2008 16:03
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bender: The IP is 58.28.96.30

Bear in mind it's a Recoil content server, not Xnet - so any support issues with this should be directed to myself.  The server carries about 370GB of content at present, there is ~500GB in total but it takes a very long time to download this much content.

-Scott

Thanks for the reply, I tried using the program above to limit to the recoil mirror, but obviously the halflife content hasn't been downloaded yet, so I'll leave it for a week or two and see then Tongue out

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