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  1. #1
    Aug 2005

    Elevator problem on Sigma

    Last night me and two other guys were playing Swarm on a listen server (I was not the host). We were playing Rescue and we got to the elevator no problems.

    When the elevator came up i jumped on and started destroyed the eggs, then i fell through the elevator and ended up at the bottom of the shaft. This kinda screwed the mission up, needless to say. It happened twice in a row, we weren't using any mutators as far as i am aware and while i was at the bottom of the shaft i had extreme lag (moving around was extremely jerky etc) yet when we restarted there were no problems (until we got the the elevator again)

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    Member Baz's Avatar
    Jan 2005
    the jerkiness sounds like rubber banding, which happens when you get stuck somewhere where your not meant to be and you and the server can't make up their minds where you are. What version of ut/swarm were you and the host running? can you replicate (no pun =) ) the problem? Does the same thing happen when the host is dedicated?'s safer here.

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    Member Moses2k's Avatar
    Oct 2004
    Was actually here before Fuzz
    That lift is famous for the insta-crates as well. Server indecisiveness leads to nastification all around.

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    Member Pestcontrol's Avatar
    Apr 2005
    The Hague
    What did it look like on the listen server's screen, you may well have been stuck on the crates on the server whereas your local client thought you fell through. It's the server that has the only "true" reality.
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