by Thomas on Jan. 25, 2003 @ 8:53 a.m. PST | Filed under
A brand new release of the Quake ToolKit is out
, bringing it up to version 1.51 already. Just a small difference for a version number, but a world of difference for all you mappers out there. Here's the list of changes:
- Added new q3map2 switches and removed old non-functional ones
- Added the option to save/load compile setup presets/configs
- Added a file info box to compiler window
- Added the option to add custom bot names to arena files
- Fixed -area and -point entry fields
- All compile switches show a function description at the bottom of the window on mouse-over
- Map Compiler GUI's interface reworked
by Rainier on Jan. 25, 2003 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under
If you have been encoutering problems connecting to certain websites or other places on the internet, don't think its you, there is a valid reason for this slowdown. The American Intelligence is monitoring massive Distributed Denial of Service attacks all over the U.S. tonight starting at around 11:30 PM CST. As many as 5 of the 13 root nameserver have been down, up to 10 with massive packet loss as well as all backbone providers are suffering major packet loss. It seems to be affecting udp port 1434, some kind of worm exploiting mysql server. It may or may not be a DoS attack. Its messing everything up, good thing its the middle of the night.
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