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  • December 20, 2014

The old Python/C++ codebase coupled with the server side Python/C++/Lua codebases (I promise how I did this made sense) has lead to some pretty hard lessons.  For example: while it’s fine to have worker threads running/handling data based on dynamic code allocated inside the VM and handled by whatever is best suited to it (Lua can...

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  • December 20, 2014

Orbsphere Universe recently got a weird update.  An alpha-stream, beta client (think second generation pre-alpha test) on a test user’s system kicked back into life when the user accidentally ran it.  What’s unique about this is that the code is meant to call home to a server which no longer exists.  Instead of simply failing, the different...