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Why is my server's memory usage so high with just 5 players online?

I recently started a vanilla Linux Minecraft server (v1.7.2) and have been having trouble with high RAM usage causing the server to disconnect. I have allocated a maximum of 3.5GB. I restarted the ...
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Garry's Mod Steam Server?

I followed the following instructions for setting up a Garry's Mod server in Linux via the command line; http://wiki.garrysmod.com/page/Hosting_A_Dedicated_Server mkdir ~/Steam cd ~/Steam wget ...
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I can't connect to my friends servers and my friend can't connect to my servers?

It has happened to some games (CS:GO, Garry's Mod, Age of Empires 3, maybe some others that I haven't tried). My friend just can't connect to my hosted games and I can't connect to his, but with other ...
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How to automatically update a Team Fortress 2 server with SteamCMD?

I have a Windows server running Team Fortress 2 (TF2) with SteamCMD and I would like to enable auto-updates. For the moment, I have to do it manually with SteamCMD using the app_update command but ...
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Gamemode addon implementing in server

I've installed some gamemodes from the workshop but I have no idea how to get this in my server. For example I get the gamemode Hide and Seek which gets put in the directory: C:\Program Files ...
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Unable to connect to a local multiplayer server

Yesterday I followed the guide for setting up a Just Cause 2 multiplayer server. Everything is fine, meaning the server is running without problems, I can load scripts etc. But if I try to connect, I ...
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Can't Reach Minecraft 1.6.2 Server

My friends and I have a computer we are using to host a minecraft server. It has wireless internet and is connected to a router which we portforwarded. We tested the ports using portforward.com's ...
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Minecraft Server Delayed Lag

When I play my game, I connect to a Lan server running a meticulously slimmed Direwolf 1.6 ftb pack. I am using just the mods, not the actual launcher. Anyways, I can run the game for about 20 mins, ...