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 From:  Fig <figmail at comcast dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Starcraft over PPTP VPN
 Date:  Mon, 31 Oct 2005 16:48:33 -0500
Admittedly, this is something I was hoping to do as well. Even though I 
use nothing but licensed copies of Starcraft, I enjoyed the bnetd 
project tremendously because most of the people on battle.net are 
childish idiots. It's nice to have a private server game, or failing 
that, a private VPN game.

What about using the older TCP/IP setting in Starcraft, or even IPX/SPX? 
Will m0n0 support any of those? Forgive the n00b questions, I am not a 
professional networker by any means. =D


Michael Dale wrote:

>> Feel free to respond with further questions, or to tell me off.  Neither
>> will be ignored.
>>  Brian
> Hey don't worry. It's cool.
> What you said was still informative and useful.
> I am not too concerned about Starcraft not working, I was just trying  
> to do a quick game with a few friends. We can just do it through  
> battle.net. Although my friend is on dialup and everything seems much  
> faster while running over a VPN.
> I was just interested in if I was doing something wrong, I suppose we  
> should just find some games that don't use UDP broadcasts.
> Anywho thanks for everyones quick and informative replies.
> I was thinking of running a Starcraft Lan game over an SSH tunnel  
> too, although I'll need to look into that one later ;)
> Michael.