how making different servermessages appear every few minutes

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how making different servermessages appear every few minutes

Post by z[h]ero » Sun Apr 06, 2008 2:47 pm

Normally the serverMessages appear on servers every 15 minutes, and it's always the same message.

But in contrast on the mofo server about every 2 minutes a serverMessage appears. And the messages EVEN are changing each time they appear! How can that be done?

3 possibilities:
1.) Plugins (i checked the 11 plugins there. Just asay could do it, but there won't be a person who 24h/d adds in realtime servermessages manually...)
2.) server modification
3.) it's maybe an undocumented bzfs feature?
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Post by optic delusion » Sun Apr 06, 2008 4:53 pm

This is done with the bzfscron plugin.
http://my.bzflag.org/w/Bzfscron

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