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Tuesday, April 21 2015 @ 05:45 AM EDT

#Fastcookies and Cross-Chan Messaging

TetriNETDue to some persistant requests, there are a couple of changes on the server..

Firstly, #fastcookies winlist now behaves like the #cookies winlist. Meaning that it has a separate section for teams as well as players.

Secondly, cross-channel messaging has been a hot debated feature request... So... here is the implementation that has been chosen:

To send a cross channel message, you would use the /xmsg command.
eg. /xmsg #idle 1 Hey person in slot 1 in #idle!

To get a person's slot# in a channel, the /who command has been altered to accept a channel argument.
eg. /who #idle

And finally, if you wish to not receive any private messages, you would use the /setmsg command.
eg. /setmsg off

And substitute 'off' with 'on' to turn it back on. (default).

Hope this makes those people who requested these features happy. Enjoy.

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#Fastcookies and Cross-Chan Messaging
Authored by: psy-fi on Monday, March 17 2008 @ 12:55 PM EDT
Nice job, smart sollution.
#Fastcookies and Cross-Chan Messaging
Authored by: miffy on Friday, March 21 2008 @ 04:18 AM EDT
this command will surely be useful to many. thanks for implementing it and the hard work! good job!

#Fastcookies and Cross-Chan Messaging
Authored by: JetBoy on Tuesday, March 25 2008 @ 11:18 PM EDT
i too think the new chan commands will be useful.

What about adding a /shout whereby a player can "shout" across channels? This feature works well in dome, and can help bring players to a channel, instead of waiting for ppl to join.

#Fastcookies and Cross-Chan Messaging
Authored by: Admin on Wednesday, March 26 2008 @ 02:13 PM EDT
As discussed on the forum, that would be way too much server spam, really not what .org was or .us is about...