Project Release Information
This release supports SOCKS-proxy, much longer ban messages, and hashes in content transfer offers.
This release greatly improves performance, especially for games with very large numbers of players. Also, any slowness in the database no longer causes the client to timeout on login.
This release adds a new jar file that only includes the client code and is therefore very small. It includes two performance optimizations in the code calculating the difference of the world state to be sent from the server to the clients.
This release fixes an issue with account renaming and special characters in character names. It further improves performance by storing zones to the database asynchronously.
This release adds features for supporting a game test server sharing a database with a production game server.
Marauroa is a multiplayer online game framework server. It uses a multithreaded server architecture with a TCP oriented network protocol, a MySQL based persistence engine, and a flexible game system. The game system is totally expandable and modifiable by game developers and is able to run Python scripts defining the game's rules. Marauroa is based on a design philosophy called Action/Perception. Marauroa is totally game agnostic and makes very little assumptions about what are you trying to do, allowing a great freedom to create any game type.