extremely heavy flickering

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extremely heavy flickering

Post by nostromo » Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:09 pm

I just installed bzflag and the following problem occours:

extremely heavy flickering (already on the start screen, before entering a server)

Setup:
Hardware: Core 2 Duo, 4 GB RAM, Radeon 5440, LG TV 46"
Software: Win7 SP1, actual updates, graphics driver up to date (just installed it new)

bzflag definitely uses the radeon drivers (OpenGL: Radeon 5450), the problem occurs with bzflag 2.0.10 up to 2.0.16 (haven´t checked older versions); other games play without a problem.

Any idea where the problem is? Thanks in advance,

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Re: extremely heavy flickering

Post by optic delusion » Sat Jun 18, 2011 3:38 pm

Seems like your escape key may be stuck. Disconnect your keyboard, and see if it continues.
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Re: extremely heavy flickering

Post by nostromo » Sun Jun 19, 2011 8:35 pm

It´s not the escape key.

I tested with different keyboards and without any PS/2 / USB devices connected.

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Re: extremely heavy flickering

Post by Avatar » Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:09 pm

Does the background flicker along with the text, or is it just objects and foreground? Are you running windowed or full-screen?
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Re: extremely heavy flickering

Post by Cobra_Fast » Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:26 am

As far as I know BZFlag has the anti-flicker option in 2.0.16 (Options->Display), have you tried that?

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