> On Wed, May 09, 2007 at 09:55:41PM +0200, Narcis wrote:
>> 1.) i am trying to find out how observer mode works. Connecting to
>> eg. pickled at 2593 is apparently not enough. I tried JTrek too. but
>> am in the dark what a client should do to act as observer
> Observer mode is very like playing mode.

Like in: i get killed? i had presumed to be invisible to other  
players or
at least invincible :) but it seems i have to join a team and simply  
>> 2.) what would be good metaservers to probe? metaserver.netrek.org ?
>> what else? and would they list the same servers or different ones?
> Should probe all of them, and merge the result.  Use UDP for the  
> probe.

Merging, no problem, UDP need to check but question remains: which  
to probe? i only know of metaserver.netrek.org.