2

I'm trying to set up a dedicated server of CS: GO on my machine because they've gone and taken away the listen server capabilities it seems. The fools! Alls I want to do is practice some stuff, nades and what not.

Anyway, I have the following command:

srcds -game csgo -ip x.x.x.x -port 27015 -console -usercon +game_type 0 +game_mode 1 +mapgroup mg_allclassic +map de_inferno

I've done done any changes to the server, just a fresh install from SteamCMD and into that command.

I get:

CreateBoundSocket: ::bind returned error [no name available](10049)
Could not establish connection to Steam server.

Extra info:

I'm running Windows 7 64bit, have added the server to the firewall rules and also forwarded port 29015 on my router to this machine. It's been a while since I've done this so perhaps I've done it wrong:

Protocol    Port Range    Translate To    Trigger Protocol     Trigger Port
Any         27105         27015           -                    -

Odly my machine didn't appear on the list of devices so I just entered the IP address. I have a BT home hub (not 100% which version. A black curvy one).

edit: spotted a slight mistake where I had the port as 29015, port rage as the same and translate to as 27015. Corrected this and it's no different.

Update

I tried +port and +ip instead and got different error output:

NET_GetBindAddresses found 192.168.12.201: 'Killer e2200 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller (NDIS 6.20)'
WARNING: NET_OpenSocket: bind: WSAEADDRNOTAVAIL
Trying to open socket on 192.158.1.201
(Repeat a few time)
Socket bind failed (WSAEADDRNOTAVAIL)
Network: IP x.x.x.x mode MP, dedicated No, ports 27015 sv / 27005 CL

LAN issue

I thought I'd at least try and getting it locally before I expose it to the public. It appears in my LAN tab and I can attempt to connect, but instead I get this in the client console:

Server requires lobby reservation but is unreserved.

Please note this is an utterly fresh install and I have done nothing but try and fire it up. No config files or whatever.

Ports

I'm not sure my router is doing its job here as http://www.canyouseeme.org/ reports a failure.

  • What are you entering for -ip x.x.x.x? Does it begin with 192.168.*.* or 10.*.*.* (It should not)? Also, I assume "BT Home Hub" is actually a router? Hubs have no port forwarding (they don't do NAT translation). Also according to this thread it should be +ip and +port, not -ip/-port – BlueRaja - Danny Pflughoeft Sep 20 '13 at 22:32
  • The ip is my public IP address. Yes it's a router. I'll try that although I feel there's a bigger issue here as I can't even connect when hosted on LAN. – Harry Sep 20 '13 at 22:49
  • Re "I'm not sure my router is doing its job" - if it's correctly stealthing ports, you should see "connection timed out" on that site for random ports, and "connection refused" for ports like 27015 which you have forwarded. ShieldsUP! is probably a better resource for this. – BlueRaja - Danny Pflughoeft Sep 21 '13 at 3:26
  • Okay, I think this isn't an issue as I learnt to not specify the +ip. If I launch the server then do the port checker, it says it's open. The issue now is the Server requires lobby reservation but is unreserved. I get this when I connect. – Harry Sep 21 '13 at 10:15
1

Try adding the following to your server config:

sv_allow_lobby_connect_only 0
sv_dc_friends_reqd 0
|improve this answer|||||

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.