RedRooster is fantastic to work with. They work exceptionally fast, communicates clearly and frequently... Truly an excellent artist to have in your back pocket. I look forward to the next time I can work with RedRooster to step up my environment art.
Very interesting concept, and I think your map is very clever. Keeping an eye on this one.
If you feel like you need help with the map, who did it? Because a lot of the city work you have is pretty good.
Maybe true, but not every corner of the internet needs to be having that discussion. I am no moderator, and I agree with your sentiment, but this is not the place for that talk.
Consider it a blessing we don't have to deal with those issues here. Let this be a sanctuary.
Free slots are not recognized well by the client.
You are correct, you will have to use the Unused slots for all items you don't intend to just be statics. Ironically, use unused slots for anything you want to use.
Xmlspawners are not coding, nor are they stable. While easy, it is not a scalable solution.
On point, what you're asking is very doable, but quite fiddly. You can issue orders and provide destination cords easy enough.
After the freeze command, go to your server's client data. This is the set of client data configured in the datapath config file.
Copy (CTRL+C copy, nothing complex here) the statics and staidx files for your map (Fel 0, Tram 1, etc.). Paste them into your play client. Restart server.