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    Thread: Simple CTF (score without flag in-base)
Post: Simple CTF (score without flag in-base)

Capture-the-Flag requires your own flag to be in-base to score. If you have the enemy flag, and your own flag is not in base, you cannot score when you are at your base. A GSP mutator "simple" for CTF...
Victor Suggestions 1 190 2021-04-11, 10:59 AM
    Thread: [Future] 2.18.3
Post: RE: [Future] 2.18.3

We'd have to resolve the copyright issues, and it also depends on whether Steam has special packaging requirements. Right now, ACR is distributed as a bunch of .zip files, but Steam might need it to ...
Victor Releases 3 644 2021-01-14, 07:01 PM
    Thread: [Future] 2.18.3
Post: [Future] 2.18.3

We should also try to get PortableApps support (make packages for PortableApps), but that can also be done with previous versions. [hr] Changelog: Features: [TODO] Mac OS X support (Google Code I...
Victor Releases 3 644 2021-01-07, 05:09 PM
    Thread: Auto-Build and Release System
Post: Auto-Build and Release System

At inception, ACR required manual work to package releases. Eventually, we added Travis CI builds to auto-build the master branch and pull requests to ensure new commits don't break the build (cause ...
Victor Implemented Features 0 347 2020-12-05, 03:33 PM
    Thread: Chatbox for ACR forum
Post: RE: Chatbox for ACR forum

The chatbox has been semi-working until I fixed it recently. It has been updated to OmnomIRC 2.12.1, with memcache and WebSockets set up, and with IRC bot issues fixed. I fixed some bugs and sent pul...
Victor Implemented Features 101 117,705 2020-12-05, 03:15 PM
    Thread: Strange bugs on launching the game on Ubuntu
Post: RE: Strange bugs on launching the game on Ubuntu

Could it be graphics driver issues? Could it have been a bug introduced in a later version of libsdl, which we depend on? https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libsdl1.2/+bug/162151 ACR is typica...
Victor Help 1 431 2020-12-05, 12:29 PM
    Thread: HTTPS Support
Post: HTTPS Support

To get HTTPS support, the ACR forum and chatbox were moved, as Cloudflare does not support HTTPS for second-level subdomains. acrf.victorz.ca
Victor Announcements 0 441 2020-12-01, 10:06 PM
    Thread: 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)
Post: RE: [Future] 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)

This version will be 2.18.2 instead of 2.7.1, as its semantic version is 18.2.0.
Victor Releases 6 4,233 2020-11-09, 09:40 PM
    Thread: New Versioning Scheme
Post: New Versioning Scheme

Here are all versions of ACR under legacy versioning, with equivalent semantic versioning (semver). Future releases of ACR will have a 4-digit version number, as 2 concatenated with the semver. Somet...
Victor Releases 0 410 2020-11-09, 09:35 PM
    Thread: Can we resurrect ACR?
Post: RE: Can we resurrect ACR?

ACR isn't completely dead, but it is even closer than ever before. ACR still releases more often than AC, but that's only because 2.7 years < 6.2 years (comparing the max(time between last 2 signif...
Victor General 14 9,944 2020-01-30, 07:05 PM
    Thread: Linux Mint 19 not working with ACR 2.7
Post: RE: Linux Mint 19 not working with ACR 2.7

More information will be needed to troubleshoot the issue. Please provide more details about what happens when you try to execute the .sh script.
Victor Help 2 1,275 2019-08-29, 08:04 PM
    Thread: Use of resources in third-party projects
Post: RE: Use of resources in third-party projects

AC packages (./packages/) are used in ACR in accordance with their license because they are distributed in their entirety without any modifications. ACR has some additional packages in a mod folder...
Victor Other Modifications 3 1,546 2019-06-24, 10:31 AM
    Thread: Battle Royale
Post: Battle Royale

The battle royale genre became popular recently in the last few years. It could be implemented in ACR in an extra game mode or mutator (applicable to survivor, bomber, progressive zombies) as a lar...
Victor Suggestions 0 893 2019-05-19, 10:10 AM
    Thread: 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)
Post: RE: [Future] 2.7.1

@asmanel, you can consider putting the maps in a custom GitHub repo or other file sharing services as a backup. Since they would also be accessible if they were on your server, it's hard to see how th...
Victor Releases 6 4,233 2018-10-17, 08:52 PM
    Thread: 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)
Post: RE: [Future] 2.7.1

@asmanel, do you have any backups of the maps? Currently, map sharing is decentralized (share by voting them in servers). If we want to centralize map sharing, there could be more copyright issues.
Victor Releases 6 4,233 2018-10-07, 04:26 PM
    Thread: 2.7
Post: RE: 2.7

@asmanel, I have fixed the issue in 8f218567 (https://github.com/acreloaded/acr/commit/8f218567ab9516490c7791311dc0397fe45eb208). acr_recreation will need STF flags in the future.
Victor Releases 7 8,789 2018-09-28, 06:47 PM
    Thread: 2.7
Post: RE: 2.7

Enjoy ACR 2.7, which has been released!
Victor Releases 7 8,789 2018-09-03, 04:44 PM
    Thread: 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)
Post: 2.18.2 (18.2.0 semver)

Changelog: Features: Show damage indicator numbers (heal weapon now heals in larger chunks, 5/500ms instead of 1/100ms) Show which flag was reset Add STF flags to "Entities" edit menu Add "di...
Victor Releases 6 4,233 2018-09-01, 06:14 PM
    Thread: Implement possibility to compile with OpenGL ES 1 support
Post: RE: Implement possibility to compile with OpenGL E...

I think this idea was mentioned in the past, but nobody took any action to implement it, as it would take a lot of effort to support OpenGL ES 1.
Victor Suggestions 2 2,289 2018-06-11, 08:02 PM
    Thread: 2.7
Post: RE: [Future] 2.6.4 (maybe 2.7)

Because 2.6.4 has some important bugfixes, this release will be important. I will attempt to release it by September 2018, but there is no guarantee.
Victor Releases 7 8,789 2018-04-20, 05:01 PM