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Author Topic:   cool DDM
coax
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posted January 06, 2001 06:59 PM            
that was the most people i've ever seen on a server. And my ping could feel each one of them, but it was still playable i thought. Also, I'll get the pics and the screenshots of that DDM up on my site as soon as I can. I need to do some of my HW first though since, I feel bad that i haven't started yet.

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Dreamer (BWL/MG)
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posted January 06, 2001 07:12 PM            
Best DDM ever? Hardly. I could never play for more than 5 minutes at a time - ping usually at 300-400 - without crashing my computer or the ISDN modem.
LDA, have you _very_ thoroughly checked your netcode? My ISDN adapter _never_ does that, except when playing TM.

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peeeto
Member
posted January 06, 2001 07:28 PM         
thanks to all that played! the clan thing
didn't work out, so we played DM on the team
HomelanDM server. first few games were a joy!
and the later ones, too! i actually won
a game (even without the shadow ) although
i had severe lag! (you know..."c'mon!
i hit fire! - oh, there it is..!)

then about 6 of us went and did some racing.
that was cool... i think that was the 3rd
or 4th time i raced ever! fun!

anyway, my screenshot of scores didn't turn
out - same tiny bitmap... i have to set this
up right for next time!

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Cell
Member
posted January 06, 2001 08:31 PM         
Damn! I missed all the fun! I had to do some things around the house and I couldn't get back in time. I only had a chance to play 1 match, but it was a blast.

Can't wait for the next one, let's do this every week. Seems even on short notice , we had plenty of participants. (a.k.a...targets)

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synack
Member
posted January 07, 2001 07:43 AM         
Lots-O-fun!!

I had a blast!

Great to see so many of you there at one time!

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Charliey
Member
posted January 07, 2001 06:22 PM            
My ping was 200-400, but it was still playable. I found that it was much better at a higher netrate.

Also, my brother was playing too (he was Stuart), and we were both running through a linux server i setup for netsharing.

I have an ADSL connection (128up/960down).

What would happen if everyone increased their netrate? Would it just give everyone more bandwidth?

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coax
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posted January 07, 2001 06:26 PM            
it would suck up more bandwidth

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