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by badger
Sat Jan 25, 2003 7:13 am
Forum: Help: Source Code / Compiling / Development
Topic: Ohhh arise extern wizards! Want silencePlayers in bzflag.cxx
Replies: 4
Views: 2957

Re: Ohhh arise extern wizards! Want silencePlayers in bzflag

Then I added the following to playing,h class SilenceList; //? extern SilenceList silencePlayers; //? Then I have static SilenceList silencePlayers; in playing.cxx.... you know the purpose of `static' at file scope is to hide a symbol from the linker. no amount of `extern' is going to change that. ...
by badger
Sat Jan 25, 2003 7:04 am
Forum: Help: Source Code / Compiling / Development
Topic: Cvs is cooooolll
Replies: 13
Views: 5758

But I will proably use SVN for BZFlag-X. and run a local MS SourceSafe database for my own merges and backups. That is unitll the SVN DevStudio project is complete. i recommend avoiding sourcesafe. ymmv but i've seen firsthand its tendency to screw up its database. it even comes with a tool for fix...
by badger
Sat Jan 11, 2003 6:43 am
Forum: Help: Source Code / Compiling / Development
Topic: Cvs is cooooolll
Replies: 13
Views: 5758

or perforce. atomic changes rock!
by badger
Wed Jan 08, 2003 9:14 pm
Forum: Enhancements
Topic: i know you all worked hard..but
Replies: 9
Views: 4172

i don't recall the respawn algorithm worrying about tank rotation but maybe that's been changed. in any case, in a corner there's a 3/4 probibility of a random angle pointing towards a wall. that may account for bzgirl's experience.
by badger
Wed Jan 08, 2003 8:55 pm
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: Bzflag and linksys firewall
Replies: 6
Views: 3896

is this firewall doing NAT (i.e. share one external IP with multiple internal systems)? i know some linksys boxes that do NAT had a firmware bug that would corrupt TCP payloads. (annoyingly, it would corrupt the payload before recomputing the IP checksum so the TCP/IP layer on the receiver could not...
by badger
Mon Jan 06, 2003 6:40 pm
Forum: Help: Setup / Hardware / Performance Issues
Topic: howto use or enable bots, is it possible
Replies: 23
Views: 9091

There's only one type of bot right now, and it won't jump (and it's fairly stupid). that's not quite true. there's only one type of bot right now, and it won't jump (and it's very stupid). that's my fault. i never did much like ai programming so once i got A* working i punted on the tactical smarts...