|Display version of hlmaster and exit.|
|Print a help screen.|
|-n number, --log-level=number|
|Set log level of the info-log as numeric value. (0=none, 1=critical, 2=error, 3=warning, 4=info, 5=debug). The default level is 4 (info).|
|If activated, hlmaster does not go to background at startup. This is usefull for debugging and is turned off by default.|
|-u user, --user=user|
|Run hlmaster as user.|
|-g group, --group=group|
|Run hlmaster as group.|
|-a address, --ip-address=address|
|Set the network interface address to listen on. Youll have to supply a numeric ip-address, hostnames are not resolved. The default is to listen on all interfaces (0.0.0.0).|
|-p port, --port=port|
|Set the port to listen on. The default is 27010, which is also the official port for Half-Life master servers.|
|-s name, --master-name=name|
|Set the name, the master server will report to clients. Though I do not really know, if this feature is used by any client.|
|-m number, --max-servers=number|
Set the maximum
number of gameservers, that are allowed to fit in the list. The
default is 200, the absolute maximum 60000.
fetch more than 230 servers (they use an old protocol).
|-l file, --server-list=file|
|Load a list of gameservers (max. 3000) from file. See hlmaster.list(1) for further information.|
|If activated, the master does not accept any heartbeats. You will have to specify a list of gameservers to be loaded, otherwise hlmaster would have nothing to do.|
|-P file, --pid-file=file|
|Write process id (PID) to file. Remember to use absolute paths, if you start hlmaster as daemon process.|
|-I file, --info-log=file|
|Log informations to file. Remember to use absolute paths, if you start hlmaster as daemon process.|
|-A file, --access-log=file|
Log access information to file. Remember to use absolute paths,
if you start
hlmaster as daemon process.
SIGTERM Abort hlmaster immediatly. SIGHUP Reload configuration and logfiles. SIGUSR1 Reload configuration files only. Please note, that the configuration files are not reloaded immediatly, but allways before the next request. SIGUSR2 Reload logfiles only.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Silvan Minghetti <email@example.com>.
Copyright (c) 2001 Silvan Minghetti
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Half-Life is a trademark of valve software.
hlmaster.list(1), hlmaster.filter(1), hlmaster.gameserver(1)
Check http://hlmaster.sourceforge.net for newest version.
|HLMaster||HLMASTER (1)||22 December 2001|