Elder Scrolls Online on Linux

February 28th, 2014|How To|

Got a beta invite for ESO and of course I wanted to get it running in Linux. Little about my setup: I use PlayOnLinux on ArchLinux to manage my wine versions and to contain the

Installing Kolab 3.2 on CentOS

February 20th, 2014|How To|

Kolab the open-source groupware collaboration project released version 3.2 on Valentines day. I have been on version 3.0 for some time now and wanted to get away from using ownCloud and some other projects and

Server Migrate from suPHP to mod_fcgid

July 31st, 2013|General|

I went ahead and migrated the configs on the server from suPHP to mod_fcgid. So far the performance is much better. Pages are loading faster and we are able to use APC again. The steps

Using GMail as SMTP Client

July 18th, 2013|General|

I have had some problems recently adding another email account that I own to my gmail account as a 'send as' account. I have the option of using GMail SMTP servers but it adds the

ArchLinux on OVH Dedicated Server

July 12th, 2013|General|

OVH offers (at the moment) two ArchLinux distributions. One is not working as of this writting and the other is fairly old, and has a mix of initd and systemd parts. The partition wizard for

RiftLogs.NET

July 3rd, 2013|General|

I would like to thank all those who have donated in the past and all that provided their bug reports and help. Sadly I am playing Rift much less and working much more. I do

Apache, PHP, suPHP Problems

June 5th, 2013|General|

Last night if you tried visiting you might have gotten some errors on the site. I upgraded the servers which included a slightly newer version of PHP, Apache, and suPHP. Everything upgraded fine but websites

RIPScrip Enabled on Archaic Binary

June 3rd, 2013|BBS Info|

I have enabled RIPScrip support on the BBS. Although most will never use it, it's nice to have the option. Currently all menus are stock, but the mouse does work. There are some small issues

Google Voice, Asterisk, Motif

May 29th, 2013|General|

I had some free time after a business trip to test out the motif channel driver which although not a new concept is supposed to work much better with the Google Voice/Talk Jabber/XMPP protocols. My

Multiple Connection Methods

IRC Server Information (ArakNet Servers)

  • Address (irc.twinklebbs.net) join #mystic.
  • Join #archaicbinary on EFnet. This channel is linked to our Discord server.

External Services / Messaging / Status

  • HTTP File Transfer (Archaic.Link) [Encrypted Connection]
  • Discord [Encrypted Connection]
  • Facebook [Encrypted Connection]
  • Gab.ai [Encrypted Connection]
  • Minds.com [Encrypted Connection]
  • Reddit (Reddit Reader) [Encrypted Connection]
  • Twitter [Encrypted Connection]
  • BBSLink Public Shared Wall (Oneliners)
  • IRC Local Chat Service
  • MRC Global Chat Service
  • Lots of Custom API Managed Programs/Doors

Game Networks

  • BBSLink Gaming Network
  • Door Party [Encrypted Connection]
  • Valhalla Trade Wars Server
  • Black Country Rock Server
  • CombatNET Gaming Server
  • Exodus Games Server [Encrypted Connection]

Cannot Connect? Connection Issues?

  • Check our blocklists for your IP address: Honey Pot, FireHol_Level3, Sigma Projects
  • Temporary Ban: If your IP address tried connecting too many times (too many sessions) it’s an hour ban.

Two Factor Authentication

  • Use Authy, Google Authenticator, or any other compatible app.

Easy Download Protocols

  • HTTPS, ZModem, YModem-G
    • Easy click to download or copy/paste URL into browser.
    • No more messy legacy *modem protocols. Extremely fast transfers.
    • ZModem and YModem-G available for expert users.

Privacy Enabled

  • No need for any personal information or even an email address.

Message Networks

  • Local Message Bases
  • Agoranet, Amiganet, CombatNET
  • DOREnet, Fidonet, LinuxNet
  • Micronet, SpookNet, SportNet

RSS Feeds

Recommended Telnet Clients

  • SyncTERM [Download Page] Supports SSH and Telnet. Great colors and ANSI emulation. Portable version available. ZModem downloads over Telnet and SSH.
  • MagiTERM [Download Page] Supports SSH. Great colors and ANSI emulation. ZModem downloads over SSH.
  • NetRUNNER [Download Page] Supports Telnet only (as of this writing) as well as ZModem downloads over Telnet.
  • mTelnet [Download Page] Supports Telnet only (as of this writing) as well as ZModem downloads over Telnet.