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2.6.4.0 UPDATE IMPORTANT NOTICE: Not only this release is beta, there are few important changes need to note of: You now may modify the icon, code sign after pack configuration data. Some configuration entries are deprecated. Additionally, as you can tell, script support is coming...

System Requirement: Windows 2000 or higher.

Features

  • Pack into single/multi grf file(s) [0x200]
  • Automatically generates GRF if not exist
  • RGZ support
  • Customizable skin & language entries
  • Background music
  • No extra dll, not even config file is needed when distribute.
  • Embed config file and resource data (images for background/buttons)
  • Custom Button
  • Remote config file
  • Self update and client update [supports multi client exe update(Up to 255)]

Tools

ConfigGenerator - Packs configuration and resources into the patcher or generate as a binary config pack.

ThorMaker - make patch files into thor file, there two options file & grf, when choose file, the patcher will extract file into disk, and grf simply put in GRF. [Please do not pack GRF, instead you should pack the actual data.]

CheckSum - Simply a crc32 tool, used to make sure patcher & client/game exe is up to date

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Internal Config and Remote Config:

Internal config is simply the one embed inside patcher, store basic information required to run

Remote config, is on web server (of course), it used configure extended features.


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    12/27/2011
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    Aeomin

 

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How to add Languages my Languages not support

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any news on the development Aeomin?

Sorry, I have pretty busy with (depressed) life...I'm doing some experiments with another project that I like to incorporate into the patcher. /ok

How to add Languages my Languages not support

Find the LCID Dec code from http://msdn.microsoft.com/goglobal/bb964664.aspx

Edit LanguageMap.ini and so on...Shouldn't be that hard right? /no1

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any news on the development Aeomin?

Sorry, I have pretty busy with (depressed) life...I'm doing some experiments with another project that I like to incorporate into the patcher. /ok

does it have anything to do with resolving the issue with antiviruses?

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does it have anything to do with resolving the issue with antiviruses?

Sorry no. The reason antiviruses are picky as far as I can tell is the tool that packs configuration data into the patcher. Antiviruses are not happy when a program tries to modify other program file(s), which is the typical way for malware to spread.

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Sad then xd your patcher was the best to use before this :(

Edited by EvilPuncker

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Sad then xd your patcher was the best to use before this :(

It still is one of the best out there. Just because you have to give the patcher privilege to run, doesn't downgrade Thor Patcher in any way.

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but 95% of the players are dumb enough to whine about it :(

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As far as I know, antivirus softwares only complains about the config embed tool, which isn't used by players anyway.

Are antivirus softwares complain about patcher itself?

It still is one of the best out there. Just because you have to give the patcher privilege to run, doesn't downgrade Thor Patcher in any way.

I'm not sure about relation of this to antivirus problem. Are you saying about the windows UAC thing? That can be removed IF RO is not installed in restricted directories such as "Program Files". However, I do no think enforce players install elsewhere would be an ideal solution.

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yeah, my bad, I was still stuck in the past xD btw I've just found a Thor_Patcher[2.6.2.68] version somewhere in my pc, got any idea of what it is? :P

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yeah, my bad, I was still stuck in the past xD btw I've just found a Thor_Patcher[2.6.2.68] version somewhere in my pc, got any idea of what it is? :P

Well, I have sort of mixing up versions myself lately. Every version after 2.6.1.66 is untested, the latest being 2.6.2.70

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Hi Aeomin

i just wondering i downloaded the latest version which [2.6.1.66] .everytime i unloaded all the data my anti virus always eats the ConfigEmbeder but now i figured it out how my anti virus dont eats that file (Literaly turn off the anti virus for a while /heh) .but is the ConfigEmbeder have a virus or something ?

Lol!! i didnt notice this

does it have anything to do with resolving the issue with antiviruses?

Sorry no. The reason antiviruses are picky as far as I can tell is the tool that packs configuration data into the patcher. Antiviruses are not happy when a program tries to modify other program file(s), which is the typical way for malware to spread.

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One question. Is it possible to restrict users from opening the game directly by using the client? I want them to use the patcher every time.

Edit: Solved.

Edited by Eroces

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One question. Is it possible to restrict users from opening the game directly by using the client? I want them to use the patcher every time.

Edit: Solved.

HOW :o

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Diff your client and uncheck "Disable 1rag1 & 1sak1".

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Problem.

Thor There is replacing hexed.

What?

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is not update hexed

What???

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The ThorPatcher is not changing the Hexed/Client.

It downloads the new, but is not really changing

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The ThorPatcher is not changing the Hexed/Client.

It downloads the new, but is not really changing

Make sure you packed update patch with file mode, or use rgz.

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Yes, it was found

It was made several tests

In all cases, it downloads, replaces, but does not actually change anything.

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It seems that the patcher won't work on WinXP-Systems...

Could you fix that?

I have two friends they use WinXP.

When they start the patcher, they get the error

"An error occured in the application"

All other Players they use WinVista and Win7 can start the patcher without problems.

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