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Ask the Dev's...

Discussion in 'UHall' started by puni666, Apr 13, 2011.

  1. puni666

    puni666 Slightly Crazed
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    Last question asked

    12-30-2010, 01:07 PM

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    01-28-2011, 10:56 AM


    Today's date

    04-13-11, 12:00 AM


    Not one good question in that time? (this is my question btw) Hope you're working on something for the bulk of the people per server instead of 2% of the people per server. Let me guess... New Jhelom's next?
     
  2. claudia-fjp

    claudia-fjp Lore Master
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    My favorite question is:
    "A few years back, someone went around to see how many houses could be placed on a shard starting with castle and working down to the smallest plot. Could you tell me if any castles could be placed on Fire Isle? Keeps?
    thanks and enjoy"-Sellingahouse

    Responded with:
    "Yes we have been taking down these houses as we are informed of them. I ask you as our players to help us with this. We have taken down a huge number of these houses that have been reported over all the shards. So with that said.....

    If you come across these types of abandoned houses, please send me the location, shard and any other information you have so we can take down all these empty houses. My email is [email protected].

    Thanks in advance for your help."-Mesanna



    Problem is the guy was referring to the time a dev team member (I'm thinking Mr.Tact, maybe Draconi it was around that era) used an algorithm on an empty server. The algorithm attempted to place as many castles as possible, followed by keeps and so on to the smaller house sizes and came up with a list that resembled:

    Castles-220
    Keeps-310
    etc

    So the guy was asking if any keeps or castles from the algorithm test were on fire island. In Mesannas defense she probably has no idea about this test or the results. I just thought it was funny the question and answer were about two different things.

    PS my server is still full of the houses she WAS referring to that were reported long ago...
     
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