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Offline utn

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Action Quake 2?
« on: March 10, 2007, 02:37:02 PM »
Who wants TastySpleen to run a AQ2 server? We know there is no scarcity of players in their regular Quake 2 servers and no player in North America can get decent ping in any AQ2 server. If you do manage to find one to join, you will have at least 300 ping and people will be speaking Swedish.

I think TastySpleen needs to run a AQ2 teamplay server, it's only necessary. Pick up where Pearl Mankey left off : P.
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2007, 02:42:25 PM »
i think its a good idea..


whats up with some links to some maps and a config generator ;)))
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2007, 02:45:30 PM »
AQ2 Homepage
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2007, 05:02:40 PM »
Sounds like fun,  and I have a counterstrike friend who wont play with me in q2 unless its that  :)

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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2007, 07:59:31 PM »
I'm into running an action q2 server, but tastyspleen.net and east.tastyspleen.net are pretty maxxed out.

Maybe we should ask Gator if his server still has some headroom...


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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2007, 10:43:26 PM »
Past his bedtime???  Maybe try tomorrow :)
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2007, 05:26:32 AM »
tx.tastyspleen.net:27926

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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2007, 06:21:11 AM »
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #8 on: March 11, 2007, 09:35:40 AM »
Awesome
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #9 on: March 11, 2007, 12:45:20 PM »
Hi,

If you happen to have a config file already set up the way you want, it might save some time if you posted it here as an attachment.

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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #10 on: March 12, 2007, 05:18:58 AM »
Ahh good mod back in the day. Haven't played it in a couple years though...
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #11 on: March 12, 2007, 05:43:43 AM »
Yeah, server is rough right now, and i dont have time to give to it until tonight at the soonest. 

Post ideas for changes.  Action does run different enough from what i am used to, that i do expect technical problems from my lack of knowledge.  i'll run both a deathmatch and a team play server.
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #12 on: March 12, 2007, 07:47:17 AM »
hmmmm aq2 eh?  never played it but willgive it a try - looks like I have some d/ling to do  :idea:
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #13 on: March 12, 2007, 12:45:20 PM »
Here's two config files i made, feel free to edit them or whatever. Basically just map cycle and teamplay settings.

You will need to rename "action.cfg" to "action.ini"
i had to change the extention because you cant upload ini files.
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Re: Action Quake 2?
« Reply #14 on: March 12, 2007, 01:03:49 PM »
where do you download the mod(can i just connect any download the maps..) any suggestions : )  i was wondering if there was a place on tastyspleen to get ra2 as well (even though google.com eventually came through).  always wondered what it was like for new players
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August 03, 2020, 11:58:12 AM
Nice. I didn't know there was such a thread. Thanks :)
 

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August 03, 2020, 11:37:31 AM
Shoutbox isn't the place for rehashing this. Here's the thread about DM server spawn farthest from 2006/2007:

http://forum.tastyspleen.net/quake/index.php?topic=2932.0

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but that's *NOT what the DM server is supposed to cater to

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It's not ideal for 1v1 situations, but that's what the DM server is supposed to cater to. Also, there are 7 other maps besides DM4 (actually 8 for the automatic mymap map between dm8 and dm1). I think there are more positives than negatives.

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August 03, 2020, 11:20:06 AM
It happens to better players too. I know I've been in first, or second place, only to die and spawn right next to the other leading player multiple times in a row, and having to dodge rockets in a narrow corridor without any weapons myself (other than blaster).

It's not the best for 1v1 situation

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August 03, 2020, 11:17:56 AM
I saw a clearly-new player earlier, and it spawned him like 3 or 4 times in a row right next to a better player. Instant death each time they spawned. I imagine that can be discouraging and frustrating, particularly when someone is trying to get a handle on the game. Spawn farthest would avoid this.
 

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Might be interesting to code a hybrid spawn function that doesn't focus on "farthest" so much as avoiding the few most congested spawn points?

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