lordsawar-game-host-client man page

lordsawar-game-host-client — administer or query a game host server


lordsawar-game-host-client [OPTION...] HOST


A command-line tool to manage a LordsAWar! game host server located at HOST. Start hosting new games, stop hosting games, or ask it for a list of hosted games.

-p, --profile ID
Use this identity to make requests to the remote server. The ID looks like a guid.
-h, --host FILE
Ask the server to host a new game. This command uploads FILE to the remote server begins a new game with it. FILE is .map scenario file.
-u, --unhost ID
Ask the server to stop hosting a game. The ID looks like a guid.
-p, --port NUMBER
Connect to the remote server on the given port.
-t, --terminate
Ask the server to stop. The games continue to be hosted, but our ability to control them (or host new games), goes away until the server starts back up.
-r, --reload
Ask the server to reload it's list of hosted games from disk.
-l, --list
Ask the server to show a list of games it is hosting.
-?, --help
Give this help list.

When --profile is not specified, the first profile in profiles.xml is used by default. When a --port is not specified, port 22998 is assumed. When HOST is not specified on the command-line, is assumed.


The configuration file.
The data file representing the list of profiles.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <lordsawar-discuss@nongnu.org>.


lordsawar 0.3.0 June 2014