Updating punkbuster battlefield 2
A folder called 'bf2' will be created below the specified location, so if you use /home/bf2 for your user's home directory you will get /home/bf2/bf2 as the install directory.
After a few seconds, you should get a message "Installation complete."Make sure /tmp is NOT mounted noexec.
If you want to, you can also install Punkbuster by accepting it's EULA, simply entering 'yes'.
Next, you have to enter where the server should be installed.
If it is, remount -oexec /tmp for the length of the installation.
Change into your BF2 installation directory and edit the server config file:#serversettings.con| sv.server Name "BF2 Server" // Name of your BF2-Server sv.welcome Message "text line 1 | text line 2 | [...]" // Server welcome message, // use ' |' for a linebreak.
Create an account at so you can download the server files and register your server.
Download the Battlefield 2 Dedicated Server files from here. Install the dedicated server files into the directory of your choice (typically C:\Program Files\EA Games\BF2Server).
We don't have any change log information yet for version 3.8 of Punk Buster.
Sometimes publishers take a little while to make this information available, so please check back in a few days to see if it has been updated.