Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-19 Thread Cameron Underwood
are you niggas still going god damn just grind on some crossfire On Aug 19, 2017 5:11 PM, "Preston Crow" wrote: > That would be a great solution. > > > On 08/19/17 12:10, Kevin Zheng wrote: > >> On 08/19/2017 04:59, Preston Crow wrote: >> >>> What would be really

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-19 Thread Preston Crow
That would be a great solution. On 08/19/17 12:10, Kevin Zheng wrote: On 08/19/2017 04:59, Preston Crow wrote: What would be really cool is a command-line option to start a client script, especially if it could be used multiple times for multiple scripts. (I normally launch two.) Maybe like

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-19 Thread Kevin Zheng
On 08/19/2017 04:59, Preston Crow wrote: > What would be really cool is a command-line option to start a client > script, especially if it could be used multiple times for multiple > scripts. (I normally launch two.) Maybe like a login.rc file that gets read as soon as the character enters the

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-19 Thread Preston Crow
What would be really cool is a command-line option to start a client script, especially if it could be used multiple times for multiple scripts. (I normally launch two.) On 08/19/17 01:26, Kevin Zheng wrote: On 08/18/2017 20:28, Preston Crow wrote: The "cleanup" of command line options

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-18 Thread Kevin Zheng
On 08/18/2017 20:28, Preston Crow wrote: > The "cleanup" of command line options seems to have removed almost all > of them, including many useful ones. There isn't even an option for > selecting the server anymore! I really need the mapscale and iconscale > options for high DPI displays--those

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-18 Thread Preston Crow
The "cleanup" of command line options seems to have removed almost all of them, including many useful ones. There isn't even an option for selecting the server anymore! I really need the mapscale and iconscale options for high DPI displays--those have also been removed from the UI settings.

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-15 Thread Tolga Dalman
On 08/15/2017 09:45 PM, Ruben Safir wrote: On Tue, Aug 15, 2017 at 09:03:44PM +1000, David Hurst wrote: Just wanted to add my 2 cents and say that anything that makes the client more accessible on windows is a big plus to me. Even though i'm happy to set the game up on linux, most of my friends

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-15 Thread Ruben Safir
On Tue, Aug 15, 2017 at 09:03:44PM +1000, David Hurst wrote: > Just wanted to add my 2 cents and say that anything that makes the client > more accessible on windows is a big plus to me. Even though i'm happy to > set the game up on linux, most of my friends are not, by offering support > to

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-15 Thread Kevin Zheng
The 1.72.0 client build for Windows is now available on SourceForge: https://sourceforge.net/projects/crossfire/files/crossfire-client/1.72.0/ Some network issues were fixed between the latest snapshot and the 1.72.0 client, so you should upgrade when convenient. Hash: SHA256 SHA256

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-15 Thread David Hurst
Just wanted to add my 2 cents and say that anything that makes the client more accessible on windows is a big plus to me. Even though i'm happy to set the game up on linux, most of my friends are not, by offering support to windows we can gain access to a larger player base. Regards, Saru On

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread BloodyShade
On 8/15/2017 2:00 AM, Ruben Safir wrote: On 08/14/2017 05:39 PM, Kevin Zheng wrote: . If you play, but use a package from your OS, I don't see how this impacts you. I compile it and I don't think there is a package. I hate cmakes license, and I'm not found of its syntax either. I'm just

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Ruben Safir
On 08/14/2017 06:09 PM, Matthew Giassa wrote: > If you have strong opinions you should have voiced them in May 2014 when > CMake supported landed. It was clandestiningly been used before that, FWIW, and the autoconf config had been broken for quite a while. It so happened that in 2014 I was a

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Ruben Safir
On 08/14/2017 05:39 PM, Kevin Zheng wrote: > . If you play, > but use a package from your OS, I don't see how this impacts you. I compile it and I don't think there is a package. I hate cmakes license, and I'm not found of its syntax either. I'm just generally sick of BSD junk being forced on

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Matthew Giassa
Nope, no strong opinions. Just curious.    Original Message   From: Kevin Zheng Sent: Monday, August 14, 2017 2:40 PM To: crossfire@metalforge.org Reply To: Crossfire Discussion Mailing List Subject: Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available On 08/14/2017 08:16, Matthew Giassa wrote

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Kevin Zheng
On 08/14/2017 08:16, Matthew Giassa wrote: > ‎Seconded. Why overhaul the build tool chain in use? What gain is there? The original reasons were better support for parallel builds, out of source builds, and Windows builds. Yes, Autotools technically supports all of these features. But the CMake

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Matthew Giassa
‎Seconded. Why overhaul the build tool chain in use? What gain is there?   Original Message   From: Ruben Safir Sent: Monday, August 14, 2017 8:07 AM To: Crossfire Discussion Mailing List Reply To: Crossfire Discussion Mailing List Subject: Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Preston Crow
If it also checks in ~/.crossfire/ so that old configs are picked up, it shouldn't be a problem. If it finds something in the old location, it should use that, but if it has to create a directory, I don't mind if it puts it under ~/.config/crossfire/. On 08/14/17 11:03, Ruben Safir wrote:

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Ruben Safir
> - Replace autoconf/automake build system with CMake why? Why do I need to add an entire new compiler set up. This has been tossed back and forth previously as well causing a creep of compile problems. autoconf is free software and it works. ___

Re: [crossfire] Crossfire Client 1.72.0 is available

2017-08-14 Thread Ruben Safir
> the new location. For Unix-like systems, the new location is > *~/.config/crossfire*. This is a drag and moving my keys around is why I stopped playing the last time. Things should have remained under ./.crossfire -- So many immigrant groups have swept through our town that Brooklyn,