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by Kopaka
17 Sep 2020, 15:02
Forum: General
Topic: What I'd change (and the Source Contribution Program)
Replies: 24
Views: 587

Re: What I'd change (and the Source Contribution Program)

I've had some of the same thoughts as you tej. I really don't know what the right direction is to go from here. Current EOL works "oke", but even with the source working on that is not espcially easy. From scratch projects like smibu's and okeol has been promising, but face legal issues. Making an E...
by Kopaka
6 Sep 2020, 09:42
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Cup 8 announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 1449

Re: World Cup 8 announcement

Deadline of first event is today. Remember to upload your replay on https://wcup.site to participate! Deadline is at 20 UTC+3, but site will show your local time. At 20:30 results will be pasted in #worldcup8 in the elma discord https://discord.me/elma and available on the site afterwards. At 21 a n...
by Kopaka
4 Sep 2020, 20:41
Forum: General
Topic: why are some people uploading to zamppe and some to elma.online
Replies: 24
Views: 840

Re: why are some people uploading to zamppe and some to elma.online

at elma.online: Why do I have to sometimes press "back to prev page" twice, when I spy recs, before it takes me back to homepage? I was able to reproduce it, but only randomly. I don't exactly know what causes it. It happens because both the table row and the replay name is a link, so if you click ...
by Kopaka
30 Aug 2020, 12:13
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Cup 8 announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 1449

Re: World Cup 8 announcement

World Cup starts today! All events has been added on the site >> https://wcup.site Few things to keep in mind if you're playing: Remember to upload your replay on the site, you can upload as many times as you want, so a good way to not forget is to upload whenever you make a new PR. If you are in a ...
by Kopaka
21 Aug 2020, 23:19
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Cup 8 announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 1449

Re: World Cup 8 announcement

Accidentally quoted instead of edited so I guess I'll write something. Remember world cup starts in just 8 days. Donation pool is almost at $900. If there's any features on https://elma.online/cup/wct you are missing please speak up now, don't expect the cup page on elmaonline.net to be available.
by Kopaka
12 Aug 2020, 21:09
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14854
Views: 1296860

Re: New internal times

37. Jaws 00:58:27 -> 00:56:61
https://elma.online/r/zcb5azt8hl

28/54

Pro target TT also: 39:47:60
by Kopaka
5 Aug 2020, 22:12
Forum: General
Topic: why are some people uploading to zamppe and some to elma.online
Replies: 24
Views: 840

Re: why are some people uploading to zamppe and some to elma.online

Making an elma.online/recs section is something I've thought about as well, to have a more focused replay watching experience, upcoming search enhancements should help as well to find stuff. Anyway, UI is not something that has been a big concern yet for that site, mostly focused on getting all the ...
by Kopaka
31 Jul 2020, 12:00
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Cup 8 announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 1449

Re: World Cup 8 announcement

Xiphias wrote:
31 Jul 2020, 11:10
Are times and spies hidden by default when you play online?
Yes, in fact we have a new features that allows us to force people to be hidden in cup levels (you can still choose to show yourself to team mates). Times are hidden as usual in cups.
by Kopaka
31 Jul 2020, 11:59
Forum: General
Topic: World Cup 8 Prize Pool Donations - discussion
Replies: 32
Views: 1505

Re: World Cup 8 Prize Pool Donations - discussion

Seems to be a decent interest in this, so we have opened up for donations. Will put a bit aside for the physical prizes and then use the rest for money prizes. See https://mopolauta.moposite.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=10081 for details. I'm ready to chip in, too. Kopaka, if you agree, could you make it...
by Kopaka
31 Jul 2020, 10:06
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Cup 8 announcement
Replies: 15
Views: 1449

World Cup 8 announcement

It has now been three and a half years since the last World Cup and it is once again time to find the best player in the world. The Elasto Mania World Cup 8 will start in just about a month on August 30th! This World Cup will have 12 one week events with some breaks in between. Cup format Start date...
by Kopaka
16 Jul 2020, 19:26
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14854
Views: 1296860

Re: New internal times

27. Shelf Life 00:38:78 -> 00:37:39
https://elma.online/r/u8zmqp545q

Getting into better pace again :p

I reached palindrome targets: 1 WC 26 Pro 26 Good 1 OK
by Kopaka
14 Jul 2020, 12:31
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14854
Views: 1296860

Re: New internal times

38. Curvaceous 00:33:49 -> 00:31:74
https://elma.online/r/u0ttkku02g

Made 31.86 over a month ago and got top 10 under 32 before finally got pro target... at least it's a fun level.

26/54
by Kopaka
11 Jul 2020, 14:26
Forum: Polls
Topic: Are you smarter than average?
Replies: 20
Views: 800

Re: Are you smarter than average?

also more likely smart people will want to answer something like this, also no definition of the kind of smart you're asking about, also not like anyone knows exactly where the average is and where they are on the scale if it's even quantifiable, osv
by Kopaka
24 Jun 2020, 15:44
Forum: Problems
Topic: Elma runs, stuck on intro screen
Replies: 4
Views: 325

Re: Elma runs, stuck on intro screen

If you're going for full screen make sure you're on same res as your monitor, otherwise the moving around happens.

Or you can try some of the options here, like enable windowed, or enable resolution change viewtopic.php?f=3&t=9256&p=239906
by Kopaka
24 Jun 2020, 14:12
Forum: New versions
Topic: http://elmaonline.net
Replies: 114
Views: 28227

Re: http://elmaonline.net

Something to do with how innodb (database engine) orders rows I think (we moved from myisam to innodb), but yes at this point you should use elma.online for any kind of times/results, except ranking which is broken on both currently.
by Kopaka
24 Jun 2020, 12:00
Forum: Advertising
Topic: Ancient Internals & Ancient LGR
Replies: 33
Views: 1337

Re: Ancient Internals & Ancient LGR

What.. Tarrain Trip is like every ff level from 2012 :lol: I did enjoy a couple of the other "new" levels.
by Kopaka
8 Jun 2020, 20:50
Forum: General
Topic: Internal times update schedule
Replies: 18
Views: 829

Re: Internal times update schedule

EOL has been updated now to show times instantly. I felt there was enough support for this. I realise some people still preferred delayed updates, especially for WR's, and I'm not just ignoring those, but there's some technical challenges around this, such as non WR's would never be completely insta...
by Kopaka
30 May 2020, 14:15
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14854
Views: 1296860

Re: New internal times

17. Labyrinth 00:59:64 -> 00:57:85
https://elma.online/r/237gc5dfu3

25/54
by Kopaka
29 May 2020, 19:35
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14854
Views: 1296860

Re: New internal times

31. Animal Farm 01:26:43 -> 01:22:69
https://elma.online/r/59km4u3b54

24/54
by Kopaka
29 May 2020, 13:01
Forum: General
Topic: Internal times update schedule
Replies: 18
Views: 829

Re: Internal times update schedule

(its super easy atm to get a time before getting kicked/banned, speaking from my filthy cheater experience) It's happened like a couple of times in eol history that best time in an int was cheated/bugged, and it was very obvious most of them, so I don't think it's a big issue. and I bet it would be...
by Kopaka
28 May 2020, 22:34
Forum: General
Topic: Internal times update schedule
Replies: 18
Views: 829

Internal times update schedule

With various talks going on about how to store and present internal times, one point I'd like to discuss is the update schedule. Currently internal times are updated weekly on EOL, WRs are updated whenever wr table is updated manually (once a month-ish), pawq's tt list is updated monthly-ish, eolsta...
by Kopaka
21 May 2020, 00:16
Forum: General
Topic: WR Table in plain HTML?
Replies: 30
Views: 1364

Re: WR Table in plain HTML?

What I've had in mind for a while, and hoping to actually accomplish soon, is to import legacy times into EOL database. The benefit of that route vs. some new site that combines things or importing eol times into moposite like they used to, is that eol is where new times are added, so the import wou...
by Kopaka
19 May 2020, 21:00
Forum: General
Topic: Best way to play elma at work
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Re: Best way to play elma at work

EOL is fully portable, meaning you can copy the files and paste them anywhere you want and it'll work, try documents folder or something, that should hopefully be allowed. And tell your backward ass company their policies are detrimental to productivity.
by Kopaka
14 May 2020, 20:32
Forum: General
Topic: World Cup 8 Prize Pool Donations - discussion
Replies: 32
Views: 1505

Re: World Cup 8 Prize Pool Donations - discussion

What were the prizes after WC6 and WC7 as I don't remember at the moment? WCup6 had donations which was enough to cover both wcup6 and 7. Physical throphies for top 3 and physical diplomas for top 10. If needed for wcup8 donations they can just be sent to the eol paypal with a note that it's for wc...
by Kopaka
13 May 2020, 15:55
Forum: New versions
Topic: http://elmaonline.net
Replies: 114
Views: 28227

Re: http://elmaonline.net

Downtime on may 21st: https://elmaonline.net/news/62
by Kopaka
11 May 2020, 19:27
Forum: Polls
Topic: World Cup 8 prep
Replies: 12
Views: 1172

Re: World Cup 8 prep

Memory leak can be alleviated with weekly/daily automatic restart and adding more memory to server. Other issues such as the one's mentioned in the link in jblaze's post are still there, f5 issue could happen but otherwise we don't really know at which point it becomes critical. But august 2019 had ...
by Kopaka
1 May 2020, 12:22
Forum: Advertising
Topic: no death delay
Replies: 18
Views: 952

Re: no death delay

Even if it may seem harmless we can't allow people to use this online in EOL. There's an unfair advantage in battles, especially in certain battles modes. Furthermore we can't allow edited exe files as it triggers the anti cheat, which could get you banned even if you don't use it in battles or othe...
by Kopaka
24 Apr 2020, 09:12
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Corona Virus: will we all die?
Replies: 160
Views: 10535

Re: Corona Virus: will we all die?

Sure I could just stay home and not care that people are going out and sitting close in parks etc. (which they are in spite of lockdown orders) and I'd be okay. But since they are doing this in spite of lockdown orders, I'm sure even more would if there was no lockdown orders, which means much more ...
by Kopaka
21 Apr 2020, 20:45
Forum: Polls
Topic: World Cup 8 prep
Replies: 12
Views: 1172

World Cup 8 prep

It is once again time to find the best in the world. This fall you will have the chance to join such legends as BoBBo, Dr_Luni, MP, Kazan and Zweq as World Champion of Elasto Mania when World Cup 8 is taking place. There is however a few things to get done before that and I hope you will all want to...
by Kopaka
14 Apr 2020, 15:57
Forum: General
Topic: World Cup 8 needs to happen now
Replies: 6
Views: 902

Re: World Cup 8 needs to happen now

If you're bored right now make sure you check out the cup that's going on . As for world cup that's happening this year, actually just started some discussion the day before you wrote this. So level designers you can start making levels, info on where to send them will come later. And if anyone has ...
by Kopaka
9 Apr 2020, 12:15
Forum: Advertising
Topic: Staying at Home Cup (STARTING 2020-04-05 20:00 CEST)
Replies: 8
Views: 806

Re: Staying at Home Cup (STARTING 2020-04-05 20:00 CET)

Protip: upload every time you improve so you don't forget later
by Kopaka
6 Apr 2020, 17:29
Forum: New versions
Topic: Elma Windowed mode
Replies: 12
Views: 6019

Re: Elma Windowed mode

I don't have a solution for your specific problem (works for me in win 10 without ddraw), but wanted to mention that using d3dwindower doesn't rid you of 1000's of pcx's. It's the same export. The point of using it, is that it records way faster. Alternatively have you tried a screen capturer like o...
by Kopaka
3 Apr 2020, 14:09
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Corona Virus: will we all die?
Replies: 160
Views: 10535

Re: Corona Virus: will we all die?

It may sound cold, but do you ever just open everything back up and whoever dies, dies? You cannot tell me the thought hasnt crossed your mind. Would you sacrifice your own life if it meant a 1000 people would be economically safe? If you can't say yes to that your suggestion sort of rings hollow. ...
by Kopaka
14 Feb 2020, 17:46
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: How many countries have YOU been in?
Replies: 381
Views: 67483

Re:

I've been in: - Denmark - Norway - Sweden - Scotland - Turkey - Italy - France - Croatia - Ireland - England - Finland - India - The Netherlands Driving trough: - Germany - Switzerland - Austria - Belgium - Slovenia New ones is italic Before FEM 2017 I went 7½ years without leaving Denmark. Then th...
by Kopaka
14 Feb 2020, 16:41
Forum: New versions
Topic: EOL Ranking Discussion v_final_veryfinal_superdefinitelyfinal
Replies: 32
Views: 9780

Re: EOL Ranking Discussion v_final_veryfinal_superdefinitelyfinal

Thanks for the write up stini, always nice with thoughtful feedback. I don't disagree with what you're saying necessarily, but I think there's a couple extra factors to consider. To me the most important part of having the ranking is to make it more fun to play battles and thus encourage people to p...
by Kopaka
11 Feb 2020, 18:09
Forum: Advertising
Topic: elmaonline-site releases
Replies: 13
Views: 3757

Re: elmaonline-site releases

Ranking http://elma.online/ New features: Ranking - Working ranking that updates after each battle (no 10min delay) - New ranking algorithm for ELO based ranking - Wins, designed etc. - Ranking for battles types and limited periods (year, month etc.) - Ranking info on battle page to see increase an...
by Kopaka
30 Jan 2020, 17:11
Forum: General
Topic: How to get Recsource up again
Replies: 27
Views: 7017

Re: How to get Recsource up again

yea what pawq said, at the time I think someone has been uploading nitro recs on zrecs and we wanted a distinction between that and SL
by Kopaka
28 Jan 2020, 14:08
Forum: General
Topic: How to get Recsource up again
Replies: 27
Views: 7017

Re: How to get Recsource up again

I've tried adding those things mentioned here to https://elma.online replays: comments, rating, download .rec, search for replay name in search bar, search for kuski by going to kuski page, search for level by going to level page, some mobile optimizations.
by Kopaka
26 Jan 2020, 18:34
Forum: New versions
Topic: oke eol testing
Replies: 51
Views: 9944

Re: oke eol testing

nice to get a little preview physics seems good, as in feels exactly similar, maybe even a bit more smooth (as it should since my pc don't manage 1k fps in norm elma) offline levels solution quite similar to solutions I've thought of, so nice choice there of course many things that could be discusse...
by Kopaka
8 Jan 2020, 08:52
Forum: General
Topic: How to get Recsource up again
Replies: 27
Views: 7017

Re: How to get Recsource up again

Replays on elma.online is the future, so if there's anything you think is missing please give this feedback and be specific. Of course contributing with actual code would be optimal, but if you can't do that giving feedback is also very valuable and something we get very little of.
by Kopaka
31 Dec 2019, 19:59
Forum: Trash and testing
Topic: What I think about on New Year's Eve
Replies: 3
Views: 2024

Re: What I think about on New Year's Eve

or kill the would be killers instead of their victims
by Kopaka
31 Dec 2019, 19:58
Forum: Advertising
Topic: 2020: The year of gravity battles
Replies: 8
Views: 3170

Re: 2020: The year of gravity battles

I support this
by Kopaka
23 Dec 2019, 10:51
Forum: Problems
Topic: Foul language in EOL
Replies: 96
Views: 20668

Re: Foul language in EOL

But when there are not so many ppl in elma nowadays, is the reason to ban someone? (reason: bad word not related no anyone here with probability 99%) Actually when we let offensive talk fly free in the chat that is causing people to leave the community, you may not notice cus there's not a big fuss...
by Kopaka
11 Dec 2019, 18:23
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Instagram
Replies: 8
Views: 2710

Re: Instagram

by Kopaka
7 Dec 2019, 18:19
Forum: General
Topic: Feedback on eol cup page
Replies: 1
Views: 1538

Feedback on eol cup page

Would like some feedback on the eol cup page. Eg. https://elmaonline.net/statistics/cups/4

What features do you use?
What features do you not use?
Are there things that could be better?
Are there things missing?
by Kopaka
7 Dec 2019, 18:17
Forum: General
Topic: GAA 2019 and future discussion
Replies: 5
Views: 2182

Re: GAA 2019 and future discussion

what are the objective requirements for a jury i mean like ok knowledge and ability to research but like ??? can a jury be also a nominee osv A jury member can be nominated and win and that has happened many times. The only stipulation is that in case of a jury vote in 5th step you can't vote for y...
by Kopaka
5 Dec 2019, 23:53
Forum: General
Topic: GAA 2019 and future discussion
Replies: 5
Views: 2182

GAA 2019 and future discussion

(if you are new, GAA is our annual award show) - First things first, we need some new members in the jury. So if you are interested please let me know. You don't have to have an intricate knowledge of all aspects of what has happened over the last year, but having somewhat followed what's been going...
by Kopaka
26 Nov 2019, 09:20
Forum: General
Topic: What will happen with EOL (elma) after ... years
Replies: 33
Views: 9385

Re: What will happen with EOL (elma) after ... years

august 2010, soon eol will be half the age of elma
by Kopaka
24 Nov 2019, 22:51
Forum: General
Topic: GAA suggestions thread 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 13983

Re: GAA suggestions thread 2019

lev: fmw008
by Kopaka
15 Nov 2019, 23:33
Forum: Problems
Topic: LAN
Replies: 1
Views: 1514

Re: LAN

Technically, maybe. But unfortunely it's not something we can offer, due to.. reasons. Although in case of bigger events (FEM, PEM etc.) we can set one up for that specifically. What is your goal with playing it locally? If it's playing multiplayer with a friend, you can just do that using the publi...