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Old 11/09/2018, 02:41 PM   #91
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Old 11/09/2018, 02:43 PM   #92
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I'd block utube/goggle on any site I run. I think that answers the question.

In order to post comments on utube, you need an account, and in order to get an account you need to give them your phone number.

How would you guys feel if I started asking for your phone number to post on SA-MP forum?

What about requiring phone number to play SA-MP? lol
I think phone number is optional, I have ****** accounts without phone number asociated
Anyway is like an email, its very easy create a fake phonenumber
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Old 11/09/2018, 02:47 PM   #93
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I keep this site online since people still want to play. The mod could be developed further but I have to rely on feedback from English server owners, and those servers arenít being developed as much anymore. GTA:SA is getting old.

We were given permission by R* North to create MP mods for the GTA3 series. But I donít think anyone, including them, thought these mods could go on for so long. I think theyíd prefer MP mods die off and players move over to GTA:O. Thatís why Iím not handing this mod over to someone else.

SA-MP is on the home stretch. Everyone knows it.
There are still many people who want to play, and many people who believe there is still life in the mod. There are other people qualified to take over and run things, even within the original vision and limitations of the mod. The two of us discussed this years ago and I wasnít willing/able to at the time - but things change and I regret that decision.

Plus there is all the Russian community that is still going strong. I know you donít have much interaction with that side, but again other people do - they are there and crying out for updates.

I know weíve never been close, but I think Iíve proven myself more than capable and dedicated (minor hiccups excluded). On the other hand, if you want ďanyone but meĒ, at least make it someone - I can think of a list of capable people off the top of my head to run things. If you donít want to continue, thatís fine. No-one expects anyone to keep doing the same thing forever, but please donít pull everything else down with you (like I did, it was a mistake).
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There are still many people who want to play, and many people who believe there is still life in the mod. There are other people qualified to take over and run things, even within the original vision and limitations of the mod. The two of us discussed this years ago and I wasnít willing/able to at the time - but things change and I regret that decision.

Plus there is all the Russian community that is still going strong. I know you donít have much interaction with that side, but again other people do - they are there and crying out for updates.

I know weíve never been close, but I think Iíve proven myself more than capable and dedicated (minor hiccups excluded). On the other hand, if you want ďanyone but meĒ, at least make it someone - I can think of a list of capable people off the top of my head to run things. If you donít want to continue, thatís fine. No-one expects anyone to keep doing the same thing forever, but please donít pull everything else down with you (like I did, it was a mistake).
This.

I've always been very passionate about your mod and a lot of other people as well. If Rockstar North really had any concerns against this mod, they would already have been voiced.

It's no surprise that you want to throw in the towel, Kalcor, after all you've been investing your time for years on the end. Nobody blames you for being bored of it but at least give someone else the chance to continue it.
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Old 11/09/2018, 03:01 PM   #95
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Ok it's settled then, Y_Less will run SA-MP?
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Old 11/09/2018, 03:04 PM   #96
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Y_Less for President.
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Old 11/09/2018, 03:17 PM   #97
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There are still many people who want to play, and many people who believe there is still life in the mod. There are other people qualified to take over and run things, even within the original vision and limitations of the mod. The two of us discussed this years ago and I wasnít willing/able to at the time - but things change and I regret that decision.

Plus there is all the Russian community that is still going strong. I know you donít have much interaction with that side, but again other people do - they are there and crying out for updates.

I know weíve never been close, but I think Iíve proven myself more than capable and dedicated (minor hiccups excluded). On the other hand, if you want ďanyone but meĒ, at least make it someone - I can think of a list of capable people off the top of my head to run things. If you donít want to continue, thatís fine. No-one expects anyone to keep doing the same thing forever, but please donít pull everything else down with you (like I did, it was a mistake).
I wholeheartedly agree. I've said for years that SA:MP is a fantastic platform for introducing people to the basics of programming, and I've seen many younger people start, learn and progress in software development just because of SA:MP.

People here still care enough to carry on what you started. I personally don't care how you run your forum and websites, none of that bothers me in the slightest because you're well within your right to do so. What does bother me is the sentiment that "SA:MP is dying" which has been echoed for years and never really been realised.
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Old 11/09/2018, 03:17 PM   #98
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There are still many people who want to play, and many people who believe there is still life in the mod. There are other people qualified to take over and run things, even within the original vision and limitations of the mod. The two of us discussed this years ago and I wasnít willing/able to at the time - but things change and I regret that decision.

Plus there is all the Russian community that is still going strong. I know you donít have much interaction with that side, but again other people do - they are there and crying out for updates.

I know weíve never been close, but I think Iíve proven myself more than capable and dedicated (minor hiccups excluded). On the other hand, if you want ďanyone but meĒ, at least make it someone - I can think of a list of capable people off the top of my head to run things. If you donít want to continue, thatís fine. No-one expects anyone to keep doing the same thing forever, but please donít pull everything else down with you (like I did, it was a mistake).
Exactly, but think of the projects that are "Open Source" how much that's actually been done because of it; I mean Unreal Engine 4, there's a lot of features that have been included, improved and optimised because of the community a community that know's what it wants...

Now I'm not saying that SA-MP is UE4, but it sure as hell would benefit in the long term if people who knew what they were doing could contribute directly... Even if said source was locked out for a period of time to a set of people like yourself who've proved they've been able to build upon what's already there; Then in the future opened up for those who wish to contribute directly..

But that's purely my two-cents.

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I wholeheartedly agree. I've said for years that SA:MP is a fantastic platform for introducing people to the basics of programming, and I've seen many younger people start, learn and progress in software development just because of SA:MP.

People here still care enough to carry on what you started. I personally don't care how you run your forum and websites, none of that bothers me in the slightest because you're well within your right to do so. What does bother me is the sentiment that "SA:MP is dying" which has been echoed for years and never really been realised.
Its not dying, but its fading; No-where near as much as people think... English communities (at-least those starting) aren't as prevalent as they used to be; but that's expected at-least with mods like GTA:MP/Five:MP etc coming into the spot light... But its not like people who've been around for years are just going to up and leave for those mods (Especially when the framework for common stuff isn't around or built upon yet).

Hell I'm still working on stuff because I feel like it; Its a break from work and a break from my day to day stuff... Regardless of how many people are playing we need updates and we need reasons for people to continue doing what they love; Or at-least provide a way to grow a community from the ground up.. Hell its something that should've been thought about years back.
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Its not about open sourcing but let some trusted people like Y_Less be in the team to improve it.
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Old 11/09/2018, 03:26 PM   #100
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Exactly, but think of the projects that are ďOpen SourceĒ how much thatís actually been done because of it; I mean Unreal Engine 4, thereís a lot of features that have been included, improved and optimised because of the community a community that knowís what it wantsÖ
I didnít say open-source it. Thatís of course an option if Kalcor wants to, but unlike most people here I know why it isnít open-source.
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