Test Server Information

Test servers

By CCP Habakuk

Public test server: Singularity The public test server, Singularity (or Sisi), is open to all players. Its purpose is to try out new features - normally the next major patch for Tranquility will be tested on this server. Character information is replicated (=mirrored) to the Singularity server every few months, but keep in mind that if your account got created after the last replication, you will not be able to access the server. Gameplay mechanics and playing environments may be quite differen...

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Singularity

By CCP Habakuk

General information Singularity (Sisi) is a public test server for EVE Online that is used by both CCP developers and EVE players to test changes and new features before they are released to the Tranquility server. Test servers have a very strict set of rules. Its primary function is to provide a test environment as close as possible to the live environment of Tranquility.

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Duality

By CCP Habakuk

General information Duality is a semi-public test server for EVE Online that is used by both CCP developers and EVE players to test changes and new features before they are released to the Tranquility server. Test servers have a very strict set of rules. Duality differs from Singularity in that it is an event server, meaning that it is focused on organized events like mass tests and playtests coordinated by CCP.

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Test Server Rules

By CCP Habakuk

Rules of conduct for the public test servers The two public test servers for EVE Online are Singularity and Duality. The former is more regularly accessible, while Duality is only opened for announced events . The focal point for player gathering on Singularity is 6-CZ49 and it's neighbor system PVH8-0. Please note: Keep in mind that the primary purpose of Singularity and Duality is testing upcoming features and changes. Below are the official rules concerning the test servers. General rules No...

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Singularity Player Commands

By CCP Habakuk

There are several special slash commands available for players on Singularity, to make it easy to test something without having to spend too much time with setup. For using these commands just type them with a leading / into a chat channel. Currently active commands /moveme This command allows you to move your character to a list of defined destinations.

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Mass Testing

By CCP Habakuk

What is Mass-testing? Mass-testing events are organized by the CCP QA department on the test servers Singularity and Duality in order to test parts of EVE, which need a high number of characters participating at the same time. In most cases the main interest is on the performance of the server and the client in extreme situations like massive fleetfights. Mass-Testing provides the following benefits for CCP: allows to gather performance data for EVE (both client and server) allows to test high-...

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Bug Reporting

By CCP Habakuk

If you've found a bug in EVE Online (yes, this happens unfortunately!) and you want to help CCP fix it, you can file a bug report either directly from the client by pressing F12 and following the "Report Bug" link (preferred), or you can send it (out of game) here: File a Bug Report In the following guide you´ll learn in which cases it makes sense to write a bug report and how to write a good report. Before writing a bug report Customer Support: Bug reports are totally unrelated to support tick...

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Reporting Crashes

By CCP Habakuk

Was my crash information already sent to CCP? The EVE client tries to send crash information including the crash dump file to CCP, if it is able to do so (the computer did not crash fully, ...) and if it is not disabled through ESC menu - General Settings - "Upload crashes automatically".

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