Connecting to the live game
Game status page (who is on):
Disregard the expired security certificate warning from your browser. (We realize this can be an issue for security-conscious individuals, we shall endeavour to update the security certificate as soon as we can.)
GitHub repository information
This directory contains the NOW assets in development, and does not actually mirror the operating NOW server.
If you are cloning NOW, be aware that this is the customized code in development, and not the full code for the server.
The prerequisite install of the latest Evennia is required. Be aware that NOW runs atop Evennia in a separate game folder named NOW.
Getting started with Evennia's install
It's highly recommended that you look up Evennia's extensive documentation found here: https://github.com/evennia/evennia/wiki.
Plenty of beginner's tutorials can be found here: http://github.com/evennia/evennia/wiki/Tutorials.
Install Evennia as normal, up to the point where the
evennia command is working in your virtualenv.
git clone https://github.com/Pinacolada64/NOW.git # create a new cloned NOW folder cd NOW # change to NOW directory
We already include a
settings.py file, but you can do:
evennia --init settings
To start a new one in
(Please don't forget to change
SECRET_KEY, as it allows for more safety)
If you have no existing database for your game:
cd NOW # change to NOW directory evennia migrate # initialize a new database
To start the server, run:
You will see console output, but can disconnect with
Evennia stays running in daemon mode and displays output to the console.
Make sure to create a superuser when asked. By default you can now
connect using a MUD client on
localhost:4000. You can also use
the web client by pointing a browser to: