Re: SOFTWARE: Do you play computer games?

From: Alejandro Dubrovsky (
Date: Tue Feb 26 2002 - 07:18:21 MST

On Tue, 2002-02-26 at 20:58, Eugene Leitl wrote:
> On 26 Feb 2002, Alejandro Dubrovsky wrote:
> > Lots. Quake 2 source code got GPLed just recently. That's probably
> Quake 2 server? Can't find it on Google, do you have a pointer? Could be
> useful for poor man's VR.

server and client, source code only though (ie not the data .md2 files,
same as they did with quake1 and doom)
the id release is at
but since it's not the friendliest compile on linux, you might want to
get relnev's release from
You might also be interested in the red/blue glasses patch. I haven't
tried it myself, but it reportedly works nicely but slowly, since it
uses the software renderer. it can be found at:

For a better documented system, you might want to have a look at crystal
> > the state of the art in GPL games atm. MMORPGwise, have a look at
> > worldforge.
> Sounds interesting. Work in progress, worth checking back once in a while.
Definitely work in progress, and quite slow progress at that, but if you
haven't checked the cally demo, you might want to have a look at it
(very nice looking skeletal based character animation you can use for
the VRML avatars).


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