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[SUGGESTION] Fix high-ping strobe light effect?

#1
I know it sounds odd to suggest that a high ping player has an advantage, but they actually do (sometimes). It doesn't happen with all of them, but certain high ping players will have a strobe light effect where they disappear and reappear a couple feet ahead as they move around the map. Of course, this makes it nearly impossible to shoot them.

Is there a way to prevent that from happening? Or is that a technical limitation of darkplaces?
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#2
http://forums.xonotic.org/showthread.php?tid=1334

um , maybe use this as a reference dev dudes

can it be i really do sux and thats why im getting away with too much?

oh

yay!


:^
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#3
Like how high of ping are we talking? I've run into players (chooksta included) with as high as 400 without any issue.
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#4
yer , im ok , but it seems for them shooting at me , seems like im warping the space time nerd thingo.

tya.

:^
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#5
Those high-ping players may be behind routers which may or may not use NAT, or some sorta 'packet clumping' - and while it helps when browsing the web, when I tried playing Counter-Strike on that setup, I often avoided getting shot just by lag. AND the server was in Europe (server ping ~ 200, while my ping ~ 2500).
(08-10-2012, 02:37 AM)Mr. Bougo Wrote: Cloud is the new Web 2.0. It makes no damn sense to me.
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#6
btw , im not a l33t nerd player , my game style is stealing the flag and running/flying like my ass is on fire Smile

but i do dodging stuff and sneaky (ninja)(plumber) stuff

:^
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