VST DesertBus early years Recovery Project



VST DB Video Recovery project
DB Year Video data we are missing Amount Video data currently recovered Possible sources for more video
DB1 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream 9h 35min 38sec (from Ustream) Unknown if any other sources for DB1 video exist (other than 3 letter agencies)
DB2 DB2 Tech Test &
Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream
APX: 11h 37min (From Ustream & Youtube) Some other video may be in posession of a few youtubers who uploaded DB2 video (unknown).
DB3 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream APX: 5h (from LRR archive & youtube) LRR claimed (in a blog post) to have over 200 clips, VST currently has ~15 of those.
Unknown if other soruces exist.
DB4 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream APX: 28h 56min, (from 1/2 of LRR's recordings, youtube, & partial capture by SteamCastle) LRR has only provided the first half of the recordings, another 33+ should be in their archive.
Unknow if other sources exist.
DB5 DB5 tech test(s) (justin.tv/db_high / twitch.tv/db_high) &
Local recording capture
run video avaliable (Hour 000:00 -> end (including stinger)) Tech test(s): unknown, Kroze is the only known possesser of the local recording
DB6 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB7 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB8 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB9 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB10 DB10 local recording All video recovered!, except local recording Local recording currently only in LRR's possession


VST DB Chat logs Recovery project
DB Year Chat data we are missing Amount of chat data currently recovered Possible recovery sources
DB1 Full chatlogs from #desert-bus-buscam on Ustream Partial chat logs recovered (from Beryllium) Other than Kroze (maybe) there are no other known sources of DB1 chat logs
DB2 Full chatlogs from #desert-bus-drivercam on Ustream Partial logs recovered (from Kroze) Beryllium from DB2 chat had full logs but they are lost to time.
Unknown if any other sources exist.
DB3 Full chatlogs from #desert-bus-drivercam on Ustream Partial logs recovered (from Kroze) zokier from DB3 chat (should have full logs) [contact attempted]
DB4 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Recvered from Kroze & CaitSith
DB5 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA
DB6 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA
DB7 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA
DB8 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA
DB9 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA
DB10 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable NA


VST Poster Revision(s) Recovery Project
DB Year Poster Revision Missing
DB1 DB1 poster by Zack of Pixelated Pupils ( groupshot_large.jpg ) was posted to the blog, has been a broken link since DB2 sight re-design.
Archive.org does not have a copy
DB2 Secret poster sent in by Lunsford after the run to unknown email address. (probably stuff@)
DB3 Poster revisions by EpoCALYPsE & Lunsford completely recovered.
DB4 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate) & v1-5 (emailed by Lunsford to unknown address during the run)
DB5 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate)
DB6 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate)
All other poster revsions DB5+ that were publicly posted were preserved by VST members at the time.


VST Donation Data Recovery Project
DB Year Donation data (for graphs) status
DB1 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was said on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from the paypal account).
DB2 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was said on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from chipin).
DB3 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was viewable on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from chipin).
DB4 Donation data currently in 30-minute increments, unknown if better data recovery is possible (from chipin).
DB5 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB6 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB7 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB8 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB9 Donation data currently in 1-minute increments.
DB10 Donation data currently in 1-minute increments.