New releases of the Quake 2 game mods

I decided to put direct links to my modifications to the Quake 2 engine here on this website (the web pages actually have been kept here for quite some time but were only linked from my personal web page) since I have just released new versions. (Yes, it has been a while since the last release. ­čÖé The big change in both is the ability to define the video mode selection menu from a cvar so you can define a video resolution to match whatever you need for that nice widescreen LCD instead of having to ask me to program it into the list. Plus they’ve both been recompiled to run faster on the latest CPU’s.

Also, it turns out there┬áare┬ácompatibility issues that appeared with the final release version of IE7 and CacheSentry/CacheSentry Pro. Microsoft locked down the ability to edit the index.dat file so the cache size bugfix on CacheSentry and CS Pro no longer does anything. Also the delete all content feature in CacheSentry Pro doesn’t work since it uses the same technology to make the index.dat file delete itself. I might be able to get the delete all content feature working in CS Pro again if I’m lucky but it is not looking good for the cache size bugfix. I could implement the old method I used where a program runs at reboot to edit the index.dat file before Windows starts but I┬áreally┬ádidn’t like that method so I am inclined to drop the size fix feature for IE7. For CS Pro users, you can get the same effect as the bugfix had by backing up the cache, deleting it (and as of now you would use IE7’s delete cache function), and then restoring it from the backup.

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