Install LambdaMOO 1.8.1 server with LambdaCore database on Ubuntu 12

MOO = MUD Object-Oriented. This will show you how to download and compile LambdaMOO 1.8.1 server and get it running as a background process using the LambdaCore database.

 

Download the LambdaMOO server into your home folder using ‘wget’:

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Extract the LambdaMOO .tar.gz archive:

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Change directory & run the configure script:

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You may have to install yacc before the next step:

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Compile the server:

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I’m not sure what the errors are all about but it seems to run fine regardless!

Download the LambdaCore database:

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Extract the LamdaCore database:

That’s it, now you should be able to start up the MOO:

The format is: ./moo <input-db-file> <output-db-file> <port> &
The & is used to run it in the background so you don’t need to keep the window open.

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To test it, just telnet to the port you specified above:

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LINKS:

Download LambdaMOO-latest.tar.gz (server)
Download LambdaCore (database)

And be sure to visit Lisdude’s MOO Resources page:

Lisdude’s MOO Resources