How-To Customize A DayZ SA Server

IN PROGRESS NOTE: In DayZ 1.08 there is a new way to override and extend most of the core mission XML files. It is described here:  https://community.bistudio.com/wiki/DayZ:Central_Economy_mission_files_modding Need to update the structural part below accordingly. Unfortunately, this method doesn’t include cfgeventspawns.xml Without coding or creating a STEAM workshop mod, a number of features of DayZ… Read More How-To Customize A DayZ SA Server

How-To Add Mods To A DayZ SA Server

Assume that you’ve read How-To Create Your Own DayZ Mod Vanilla Server. For this discussion I’ll define <server_root> as the base directory for all your server files. Typically this is where DayZServer_x64.exe, serverDZ.cfg, the mpmissions directory and other files/directories are located. On a GSP, <server_root> is most likely the root directory where you login via… Read More How-To Add Mods To A DayZ SA Server

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Locations

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle spawn location are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_locations – Sets of vehicle locations vehicle_spawns – List of all vehicles as well… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Locations

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Damage

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle damage (hitpoints) are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_hitpoints – Sets of vehicle part names as well as minimum and maximum… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Damage

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Inventory

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle inventory are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_inventory –  Sets of vehicle inventory items and as well as minimum and maximum… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Inventory