Friday, April 29, 2016

run own local poker server

HoldingNuts is an multi-platform poker client and server open source software, you can run on your system for free.

By installing on your own server you can run the game locally to play or you can use the client to join other server and play with people all over the world. it is not much differrent from Texas Hold'em.

setup and run the server/client is very easy, just install and run it, there is no need for configuration, if the default is meet your requirrement

1- install  HoldingNuts on server
$ sudo apt-get install holdingnuts-server

2- the command holdingnuts-server, it will listen on 40888 waiting for client
$ holdingnuts-server
[      main]  HoldingNuts pserver (version 0.0.5; svn -)
[    config]  Loaded configuration from /home/tin/.holdingnuts/server.cfg
[    config]  * auth_password 
[    config]  * conarchive_expire  1800
[    config]  * flood_chat_interval  10
[    config]  * flood_chat_mute  60
[    config]  * flood_chat_per_interval  5
[    config]  * log  true
[    config]  * log_timestamp  true
[    config]  * max_clients  200
[    config]  * max_connections_per_ip  3
[    config]  * max_create_per_player  2
[    config]  * max_games  100
[    config]  * max_register_per_player  2
[    config]  * perm_create_user  true
[    config]  * port  40888
[    config]  * version  5
[    config]  * welcome_message 


at the first time it will create a configuration file ~/.holdingnuts/server.cfg with the following content
# Auto-generated HoldingNuts configuration file

auth_password 
conarchive_expire  1800
flood_chat_interval  10
flood_chat_mute  60
flood_chat_per_interval  5
log  true
log_timestamp  true
max_clients  200
max_connections_per_ip  3
max_create_per_player  2
max_games  100
max_register_per_player  2
perm_create_user  true
port  40888
version  5
welcome_message 


3- on client side install HoldingNuts
$ sudo apt-get install  holdingnuts

4- then run the holdingnuts and connect to our server ip with port number  40888
$ holdingnuts
connect to server like image below

after that you can create new game with the setting you prefer and after the a player  or more join, you can start playing

screenshot of it.


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