iOS, Android, Games, and Source Codes

Poker Project

Posted: December 19th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Development | No Comments »

I was just commissioned to create a online poker game.
Before doing any work, research is always needed. No need to reinvent the wheel. I think there are many poker libraries that I can use.

Here is a list of poker hand evaluators.

Game Engines


Eclipse Errors

Posted: December 7th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Development | No Comments »

Once in a while Eclipse crashes. And refuses to startup afterwards.
There are many info on the net the doesn’t always help.

Here are the steps that i try for fixing this Eclipse/xulrunner related/XPCOM error.
In no particular order.

$ gedit /.eclipse/org.eclipse.platform_3.5.0_155965261/configuration/.settings/org.eclipse.ui.ide.prefs
$ eclipse -clean
$ rm -rf /workspace/.metadata


MMO Development

Posted: December 7th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Development | No Comments »

Research for a socket server solution for multiplayer games, I came across these:

player.io – A socket server framework with features that are useful social gaming. Includes hosting plans

commercial socket servers
smartfoxserver
photon

open sourced socket servers
reddwarfserver
SlimIOCP

comparison chart

open source poker game
http://code.google.com/p/bluffin-muffin/

socket.io (javscript interface)

Haven’t really tried any yet. But I might have to choose one or look for more options in the coming days.