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VeteranCraft Test Server is Live!

Here it was almost a week ago that I thought we’d be done with upgrades by now. Had this been a regular update that would have probably held true. Even so, we underestimated some of the technical issues that arose from a nearly 100% overhaul of our server environment. Configuration management implementation wasn’t difficult, but required […]

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Minecraft 1.9 Update Begins

Sitting at my desk re-reading past upgrade notes accompanied by flashbacks to the fun, frustrations, and sometimes both that they caused has had me in a reflecting mood more than once this week. There is a certain thrill that comes with deploying an update. Everyone is excited and eager to experience all new things with […]

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Sponsorship Transactions

Dear Vetronians: Time – it is a finicky resource. Whenever needed the most, it seems hardest to find. At least that is how is appears in my corner of the world. Then again, when time isn’t at a premium, it seems that someone is paying gremlins overtime. I look at the action items that were […]

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Minecraft 1.9 Release Looming Around the Corner

I started tracking my usual Minecraft “trade rags” more closely for the past couple of weeks after having been abuzz about the 1.9 update and its official release date. Unlike prior years, Mojang will not have a pre-XMAS release, but rather is deferring release to sometime early 2016. I’m happy to see that they finally […]

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Rail PVP Event

On Saturday, August 22nd, starting at 5:30 PM EST, three teams of three will fight across an ever-changing battlefield aboard minecarts. The game is simple: the last team standing wins. Each contestant shall be armed with a bow, a limited number of arrows, and leather armor, all provided at the time of the event. Levers […]

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Website, Forums, & WIkis Moved!

Good News Everyone! It is done! Website, Forums, and Wikis are now all running on our own servers. Normally this would have happened much quicker. Even with 3+ GB of media attachments the transfer of data went fairly quickly and smoothly. Sadly, the same could not be said for website and forum software. Until last […]

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Website & Wiki are Moving

We are going to be moving our website and wikis to new servers sometime within the next 24-48 hours. During this time, the website, wiki, and forums will be accessible for the most part; however, users will not be able to post or comment. Once all files and databases have been moved, users will be […]

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