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howto:door:slyvote [2019/01/03 13:21]
nightfox Changed spelling of files to lowercase. Updated the Synchronet 3.17 download links to the official release.
howto:door:slyvote [2019/04/08 13:58] (current)
nightfox [Installation] Mentioned the April 6, 2019 build of Synchronet for faster SlyVote operation
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 First, ensure that you have an up-to-date Synchronet system running Synchronet 3.17 or higher, and ensure that your Synchronet JavaScript files in sbbs/''​[[dir:​exec]]''/​load are up to date (it wouldn'​t hurt to also ensure your .js files in your ''​[[dir:​exec]]''​ directory are also up to date). ​ The easiest way to update your JavaScript files would probably be to download [[ftp://​vert.synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs_run.zip|sbbs_run.zip from Vertrauen]],​ extract that somewhere, and then copy the .js files from ''​[[dir:​exec]]''​ and ''​[[dir:​exec]]''/​load to your sbbs/exec and sbbs/​exec/​load directories. First, ensure that you have an up-to-date Synchronet system running Synchronet 3.17 or higher, and ensure that your Synchronet JavaScript files in sbbs/''​[[dir:​exec]]''/​load are up to date (it wouldn'​t hurt to also ensure your .js files in your ''​[[dir:​exec]]''​ directory are also up to date). ​ The easiest way to update your JavaScript files would probably be to download [[ftp://​vert.synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs_run.zip|sbbs_run.zip from Vertrauen]],​ extract that somewhere, and then copy the .js files from ''​[[dir:​exec]]''​ and ''​[[dir:​exec]]''/​load to your sbbs/exec and sbbs/​exec/​load directories.
  
-Synchronet 3.17 can be downloaded from [[http://​vert.synchro.net|Vertrauen]] (the home BBS of Synchronet). ​ The fresh install of Synchronet 3.17 is [[ftp://​ftp.synchro.net/​sbbs317b.zip]],​ and the upgrade package is [[ftp://​ftp.synchro.net/​sbup317b.zip]].  ​For daily-built ​Linux binaries, download [[ftp://​vert.synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs_dev.tgz|sbbs_dev.tgz]], or you may build it yourself ​(see ''​[[install:​nix]]''​ for building Synchronet on *nix systems).  See ''​[[install:​dev]]''​ for more information on updating to the latest development build of Synchronet.+Synchronet 3.17 can be downloaded from [[http://​vert.synchro.net|Vertrauen]] (the home BBS of Synchronet). ​ The fresh install of Synchronet 3.17 is [[ftp://​ftp.synchro.net/​sbbs317b.zip]],​ and the upgrade package is [[ftp://​ftp.synchro.net/​sbup317b.zip]].  ​After installing Synchronet 3.17, if you want to use the latest ​daily-built ​(beta) Synchronet ​binaries, ​you can download ​[[ftp://​vert.synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs_dev.zip|sbbs_dev.zip]] for Windows or [[ftp://​vert.synchro.net/​Synchronet/​sbbs_dev.tgz|sbbs_dev.tgz]] ​for Linux. ​ If you want to build it yourself ​on Linux, ​see ''​[[install:​nix]]''​ for instructions.  See ''​[[install:​dev]]''​ for more information on updating to the latest development build of Synchronet
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 +SlyVote should run faster if you use a Synchronet build from April 6, 2019 or newer. ​ That beta build added a new JavaScript function (MsgBase.get_index()) which SlyVote makes use of if available when checking messages in the sub-boards to see if they are poll votes.
  
 SlyVote is comprised of the following files: SlyVote is comprised of the following files:
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 Same directory as slyvote.js Same directory as slyvote.js
  
 +Also, SlyVote also depends on dd_lightbar_menu.js,​ which should exist in your sbbs/''​[[dir:​exec]]''/​load directory.
 ===== Configuration with Synchronet ===== ===== Configuration with Synchronet =====
 Run SCFG (Synchronet configuration) and add the following configuration to [[util:​SCFG]]->​External Programs->​Online Programs (Doors) in the section of your choice. ​ Note that this assumes SlyVote is installed in sbbs/​xtrn/​slyvote. Run SCFG (Synchronet configuration) and add the following configuration to [[util:​SCFG]]->​External Programs->​Online Programs (Doors) in the section of your choice. ​ Note that this assumes SlyVote is installed in sbbs/​xtrn/​slyvote.

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