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Old 01-19-2005, 12:13 PM   #1
fsman
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quake / quakeforge


I downloaded quake2 and quakeforge files using URPMI but can't seem to get it working. Any ideas?

I get the following error

[paul@localhost games]$ quake2
Quake 2 -- Version 3.21+rCVS
using /home/paul/.quake2/baseq2/ for writing
couldn't exec default.cfg
couldn't exec config.cfg
basedir is write protected.
Console initialized.

------- sound initialization -------
sound sampling rate: 11025
------------------------------------
------- Loading ref_softx.so -------
LoadLibrary("/usr/lib/games/quake2/ref_softx.so")
No joysticks found
recursive shutdown
Error: Couldn't load pics/colormap.pcx
[paul@localhost games]$
 
Old 02-01-2005, 08:09 PM   #2
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It can't find your Quake 2 directory/data. Make the directory and files accessible to it by changing the permissions and making sure the program knows where to look.
 
  


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