Synchronet v3.19b-Win32 (install) has been released (Jan-2022).

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Board Master

Board Master v2.4, single-user/node configuration on Synchronet Windows:

1. Extract the archive to your xtrn/bbsmstr directory.

2. Create or modify the xtrn/bbsmstr/door.cfg file:

BBS Name
Sysop Name

3. In SCFG->External Programs->Online Programs, add:

Name                       Board Master
Internal Code              BOARDMASTER
Start-up Directory         ../xtrn/bbsmstr
Command Line               bbsmstr door.cfg
Clean-up Command Line      
Execution Cost             None
Access Requirements        
Execution Requirements     
Multiple Concurrent Users  No
I/O Method                 UART
Native Executable/Script   No
Use Shell or New Context   No
Modify User Data           No
Execute on Event           No
Pause After Execution      No
Disable Local Display      No
BBS Drop File Type         GAP             DOOR.SYS
Place Drop File In         Start-Up Directory


For a multi-user/node configuration, you would:

  1. Change the “Command Line” to: bbsmstr door%#.cfg
  2. Change the “Multiple Concurrent Users” setting to: Yes
  3. Change the “Place Drop File In” setting to: Node Directory
  4. Create a copy of DOOR.CFG for each node (e.g. DOOR1.CFG, DOOR2.CFG, etc.)
  5. Change the path in each DOOR?.CFG file to \sbbs\node1, \sbbs\node2, etc.)

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