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Factorio server update fails when latest experimental build is changed to a stable build #1933
I was doing an update on the factorio server to verify that it was up to date. I am running the experimental updates.
I seem to have tracked the issue back to the experimental downloads page. The latest experimental build/stable build are both 0.16.51 , the latest numbered version shown on the experimental page is 0.16.50.
The numbered version of 0.16.51 has been moved to the stable page. Both of the latest links download the 0.16.51 version.
Well, this is a Steam game but isn't a Steam game server (why?!), which explains why there is no
You can try modifying your Factorio update file with the given change, it's this one: https://github.com/GameServerManagers/LinuxGSM/blob/master/lgsm/functions/update_factorio.sh
Also why not just set the experimental version to 0.16.51? LinuxGSM has to look for the word experimental to get the experimental build and stable to get the stable build.
Maybe the workaround is for experimental to also check stable and if stable is a higher version use that instead