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by JimMarlowe
2012-05-07, 04:19
Forum: Coding and Scripting
Topic: Client side TraceRay issue
Replies: 1
Views: 3132

Client side TraceRay issue

I have a problem with the client side TraceRay() in existing weapons ClientSide_HandlePrimaryFireEvent() methods, they do not return the same information as the TraceRay in the ServerSide_Think(). I do see it work very very intermittently. I began wondering why when I fire at a CompanyBot, it appear...
by JimMarlowe
2012-04-06, 15:28
Forum: Models, Materials, Textures, Sound, Music, ...
Topic: Creating Texture Maps
Replies: 13
Views: 6772

Re: Creating Texture Maps

You guys - thinking like designers again, so that's good thing. When I need materials so I can turn a mapper loose, I want my own materials. Coming from a world were all you need is a texture file to make maps, to Cafu, where things look real good ( I blame Carston ), I know that I need an artist, n...
by JimMarlowe
2012-03-24, 16:50
Forum: Models, Materials, Textures, Sound, Music, ...
Topic: Creating Texture Maps
Replies: 13
Views: 6772

Re: Creating Texture Maps

Carsten, Yes Ive seen those threads, but my intent is to train some one that has no experience on how to convert simple textures into materials, and I need to understand how to do it first. I' want to give them the Public Domain Blender Texture CD, the gimp and a plugin (or two), a procedure and a b...
by JimMarlowe
2012-03-24, 03:24
Forum: Models, Materials, Textures, Sound, Music, ...
Topic: Creating Texture Maps
Replies: 13
Views: 6772

Re: Creating Texture Maps

Thanks for the explanation and guidance, and the plugin Haimi.
by JimMarlowe
2012-03-23, 15:02
Forum: Models, Materials, Textures, Sound, Music, ...
Topic: Creating Texture Maps
Replies: 13
Views: 6772

Creating Texture Maps

Having not dealt with sophisticated Materials before, what program or process can be used to generate the diffusemap, normalmap and specularmap ?
by JimMarlowe
2012-03-16, 15:15
Forum: Cafu Engine Support and Discussion
Topic: Low frame rates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
Replies: 3
Views: 2402

Re: Low frame rates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I have a nvidia GT240/1G card, I checked what ubuntu though what driver it was using and it had turned off the nvidia driver during an os update, and I never noticed. I turn the driver back on, and now I get 80-130 Fps. TY
by JimMarlowe
2012-03-16, 06:26
Forum: Cafu Engine Support and Discussion
Topic: Low frame rates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
Replies: 3
Views: 2402

Low frame rates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I am getting really low frame rates on my Ubuntu, low being 0.2 FPS. This is with both Ca3DE-9.06 and the lastest compiled from svn (504?). By default, it appears to be selecting the libRendererARBprogs.so renderer, though when I forced it to use the libRendererOpenGL12.so renderer, the frame rates ...