permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]SharohachiGodfather#1367 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)Probably referring to unique players. Also max signed 32 bit int is 231 - 1 not 231. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[+][deleted] 3 years ago(4 children)[deleted] [+][deleted] 3 years ago(3 children)[deleted] [–]tardmrr 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago(0 children)ITT: people who don't understand how database indexes work. A 32-bit signed integer is used to hold the amount of gold, so that overflows to 1.7 billion, give or take. http://us.battle.net/d3/en/forum/topic/7811252974
The server fails to place your "bid" and returns Error 31071. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]moor-GAYZ 2 points3 points4 points 3 years ago(1 child) Ironically that might have prevented this issue. It looks like they probably used and "unsigned int" which would go up to 232 or 4,294,967,296, not the int32 I suggested.
Itemization patch will be a huge let down. Blizz made a tonne of money yesterday and you know that is priority #1 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Troggor -1 points0 points1 point 3 years ago(2 children)How did they make a ton of money yesterday? Hot Network Questions What happens when Anihilation is played on a monster in combat that is not the last played card? Diablo 3 Auction House Guide It's a dumb mistake, but it's one I've personally made dozens of times (and will likely make hundreds of times more).
permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]lurkerbelow 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)Seems like he should apply for a job at blizzard :-) permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[+]GeminiCroquette comment score below threshold-8 points-7 points-6 points 3 years ago(33 children)Each auction is Diablo 3 Auction House 2015 permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]jbeta137 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)Not only is there no RMAH in the PTR, but the change didn't appear in any of the PTR patch notes until the final It is a economic simulator, would it be acceptable for Wall-Street to have had the same error at hand. http://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/67866/what-does-the-error-32111-in-the-auction-house-mean If they used a signed integer (whose range is 231, since 1 bit is used for the sign), that'd be even worse since having negative gold isn't physically possible.
BTW, I think the example above is a very inefficient way of doing this. Diablo 3 Auction House Prices This includes researching issues as they are reported to us and reporting any legitimate bugs we can find to the development team. Incoming search terms for the article:error 31071diablo 3 31071diablo 3 error 31071 tweet game diablo 3 Related Posts Troll Face Quest Classic All Levels Cheats Disney Crossy Road All Characters Unlocked Hell, they didn't even announce Diablo 3 at a Blizzcon.
Maybe the "fake database" behaved differently than real database. http://www.lightchan.com/fix-diablo-3-error-31071-auction-house/ permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Mausbiber 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)Maybe that was the problem. Diablo 3 Auction House Error 32105 Section 7 B AUCTION HOUSE FEES. Diablo 3 Auction House Xbox 360 It fully explains why there's a 2 billion gold cap on AH auctions as well.
I'm no programmer, but I took one class in high school and was taught about the limits of different variable types. this page Over 10000 tests for our software. I don't think D3's code is well written... With your recent, unilateral decision to remove the auction house, you have completely changed these original terms and essentially made the money I have there obsolete.I feel robbed and Diablo 3 Auction House Real Money
One of the most interesting aspects of the game, and there were a ton permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[+][deleted] 3 years ago(5 children)[deleted] [–]Hedegaard 10 points11 points12 points 3 years ago(3 children)Yeah changing your system clock was permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]imnotabus 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)Man how many dupes did UO have through the years? Anyone who thinks such, is quite literally dense. http://completeprogrammer.net/diablo-3/diablo-3-error-53-auction-house.html Remember that shortly after launch Blizz put up job postings for DB experts, I have a feeling they've been fighting with early decisions in the AH DB for quite some time.
RowOctober 1, 2013 at 15:51 "Blizzard hasn’t addressed that accusation that I can see. Diablo 3 Auction House Not Working Normal bug reports seem to have been ignored. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]maxbiggaveli 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)your post was mentioned on Gamasutra today!
Day of year calculation method Why didn't Monero developers just improve bitcoin? Their posts are all about a bug that happens when players set auctions at the default minimum bid with no buyout. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Pleochism 6 points7 points8 points 3 years ago(6 children)That seems pretty much it. Diablo 3 Auction House App permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]notyouravgredditor 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)Just want to add that the amount missing is actually 232, which is 1 more than the maximum of an unsigned 32 bit integer.
With that said This should have been noted when creating the limits, a flash or reminder of some sort, so that it did not go unacknowledged like it had. What am I? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]perfectfirefivepool#1384 33 points34 points35 points 3 years ago(4 children)Integer overflow is a very common error. useful reference Using special tricks such as keeping it all in fast RAM across multiple beefy servers is very common.
The likely scenario is that he incorrectly assumed that the database stored the gold values as a UInt64. The final patch was version 18.104.22.16816, while the last PTR notes were for 22.214.171.12456. If these were hacks, we'd hear about it (think all of the "anon" hacks that got those idiots landed in PRISON). We recently bought a new 20 TB SAN.
permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]TyroPyro[S] 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(1 child)This makes more sense. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]RellenD 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)At first I didn't get what you were saying, and then I did. All of these things are part of the agreement you had to agree to before you were allowed to use the auction house. from Bashiok - Blizzard Entertainment, Community Manager There are many users report that it happens when trying to buy gems or tomes, but it could be only a coincidence linked to
AH transactions are temporarily metered until we can improve performance. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]KnowReturn 8 points9 points10 points 3 years ago(19 children)As a senior QA analyst I am disappointed that this bug could make it live. Literally a single experienced QA tester should have discovered this bug within minutes of testing this feature. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Pleochism 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)Yeah I realised after posting that I omitted a thought in there.
At any time, Blizzard may suspend, cancel, or terminate any Auction House for any reason with or without notice to you. They may not be idiots, but they're not really doing their jobs well, either. I think it was coded at the last minute and not really tested. But I've been floored at multiple bugs I've seen in D3, this included.
If they did, "mandatory overtime" would sound like a complete non-sequitur, and no companies would demand "weekend on-calls" or whatever term they use these days. The problem is there's millions of opportunities for more bugs. Its clearly was not optimal if a multi-billon dollar company could make such a overlook at something that impacts something so severely. Was any city/town/place named "Washington" prior to 1790?
to write or rewrite (the instructions in a program) so as to maximize efficiency and speed in etrieval, storage, or execution. The interesting/pertinent bit: I'm a developer and would still use a signed integer in this case, only as a safety guard so that overflows due to bugs in completely different parts permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]tgdm -1 points0 points1 point 3 years ago(0 children)My theory: A disgruntled employee saw an opportunity to sabotage the RMAH and wanted to take the chance.