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Omenserve in Windows 7?

Posted By: Usurario

Omenserve in Windows 7? - 25/10/10 01:27 AM

Hi, ppl.
I've just registered and I'm not quite sure this is the place to ask this, but I could not find anywhere else, so I hope someone can help me.
I'm tryin' to set up Omenserve 2.71. I'm running mIRC and Windows 7. I could only install the script after I copied mirc.exe to C:\Users\My user\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\ and set OS to be installed in this same folder. Even then, the list is not properly generated... I can only get the relation of the files accessing C:\Users\My user\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\OmenServe\ListMagic\List name\nicelist. But it has no header...

Well, any help is welcome. Thanks in advance!

P.S.: I tried OS's site, but is sort of offline (says "gone fishing" etc.).
Posted By: DJ_Sol

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 25/10/10 07:58 AM

Put mirc.exe and mirc.ini in the folder Omenserve is in then run that mirc.exe.
Posted By: Usurario

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 27/10/10 06:46 PM

DJ_Sol, thanks for your help.
I instead installed mIRC in C:\Users\My user\AppData\Roaming\mIRC\ and then installed Omenserve. Worked like a charm. smile I'm not sure I haven't tried your suggestion, but if I did it haven't worked, because this was the only way I could make mIRC + Omen work for me.

Thanks again for your suggestion, it gave me the idea to set mIRC install folder to AppData\Roaming\mIRC.

Best,
Usurario
Posted By: Usurario

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 27/10/10 07:07 PM

One new problema I just noticed: Files do not appear in "Play" tab (Old Interface). Any idea on why this is happening?

Thanks in advance
Posted By: CtrlAltDel

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 28/10/10 06:09 PM

1. Install mIRC in C:\mIRC
2. MOVE the mIRC folder in C:\Users\My user\AppData\Roaming\ to C:\ (it will ask if you're sure you want to, tell it yes)

This will put all of your install in C:\mIRC

3. UNZIP the omenserve 271 zip file to C:\mIRC
4. run OmenServe_Setup.exe (found in C:\mIRC)

You should have no more problems after this.

I use the following in various combinations (all working)
Windows 7 x64
mIRC v6.35 (installed in C:\mIRC) AND mIRC v7.14 (installed in C:\mIRC7)
OmeNServe v2.71
Invision 3.2 (July '10)
Posted By: Usurario

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 28/10/10 08:59 PM

I followed your instructions, CtrlAltDel, but got the following message when opened mIRC:

* /loadbuf: unable to open file 'C:\mIRC\OmenServe\listmagic\default\SDfiles.txt' (line 1151, OmenServe.mrc)


And I still can't play random files (also, I verified OS is not sending files when requested).
Posted By: CtrlAltDel

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 29/10/10 06:15 PM

make a new text file (empty) in that folder and name it SDfiles.txt

evidently the copy of the installer you obtained did not have it.

You can't play (or send) files until you have created a list.
Posted By: Usurario

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 02/11/10 12:40 PM

Ok, I did so.

But now I can't even generate lists... I add directories to be listed, but as soon as I leave the section for adding directories they disappear... and "generate selected list" button is always disabled...

I'm considering moving to an older version of OS... it used to work better for me... Do you happen to have an older version of the script? (Before it started to be distributed with an installer.)
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 19/11/10 04:01 AM

Please can you tell me where to download the omenserve.exe file?
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 19/11/10 04:02 AM

can you tell me where to download this file:

OmenServe_Setup.exe
Posted By: CtrlAltDel

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 19/11/10 02:18 PM

Use the "old" interface to make lists the first time.

to: nikki20 ... here
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 20/11/10 12:34 AM

Thank you for your help.

I am still learning this stuff. Can you give me the steps to set up the omenserve script so I can be able to share my files?


Thank you.
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 20/11/10 01:26 AM

I tried to download the omenserve 2.71.exe but it did not complete the download. when i try to open it give me a damage message
Posted By: CtrlAltDel

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 20/11/10 10:05 PM

1. there are install instructions in the zip file (also earlier in this thread)
2. it downloads fine to my computer, try it again
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 22/11/10 08:41 PM

Thank you I think is all working.

what if I wanted to add more files to my default list? how do I update the list that i serve

What does this mean?
Unable to resolve local host
Posted By: RusselB

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 23/11/10 07:22 AM

Quote:
What does this mean?
Unable to resolve local host

It means that the DNS server wasn't able to back-check your connection to ensure that the IP address and the host address both agreed with each other. It is not anything to worry about.
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 24/11/10 11:16 AM

Thank you.

Do you know how to update the list of files that I have to share?
Posted By: CtrlAltDel

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 24/11/10 07:39 PM

right click the channel .. omenserve .. make all filelists
Posted By: nikki20

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 25/11/10 01:55 AM

Thank you for all your help.

If I am not logged on to MIRC will I still receive file request and will I be able to send?

Posted By: RusselB

Re: Omenserve in Windows 7? - 25/11/10 05:26 PM

I think not, as the script can't receive the information to know which file(s) are being requested.
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