I am trying to set up FastDL for my server and I just can’t do it!
I need to know what files/directories to put on my file database, and where to place them
[URGENT] SERVER DL HELP [URGENT]
So how does Fast Download work exactly?
Fast Download works by mirroring your “garrysmod/” folder. However, it can only mirror certain folders for it to function. These are:
cache This is the most important one, explanation below
Note: the names of both the files and folders are case sensitive
Content that is automatically downloaded
There is some content which source will automatically attempt to send to the client. These are:
The Cache (Clientside Lua Files)
Content that must be manually added
Often there is content that a server owner will want clients to have however source does not automatically force these to be downloaded. Using resource.AddFile this can be forced and the files sent. The following content will not automatically be sent:
Resources (e.g. fonts etc)
Took me about 10 seconds to google it and copy paste it to here…