[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server update

2007-10-31 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to update your server. The specific changes include: - Fixed problems with 3d sound in surround mode for some Audigy X-Fi users - Medigun no longer continues to heal enemy Spies who have lost

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server Updated

2007-11-21 Thread Jason Ruymen
More required updates to Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated servers have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to update your server. The specific changes include: - Took a more aggressive approach to solving the exploit that would allow players to get underneath terrain in Team Fortress 2 -

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server updated

2007-12-20 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update to Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated server have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to update. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2: - Sudden Death mode is now a server option (a convar) and defaults to OFF - Sapped buildings now take slightly less damage from

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2007-12-31 Thread Jason Ruymen
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive this update. While this is not a required update, it does contain some very important fixes. The specific changes include: - Fixed CUtlLinkedList overflow! crash - Added player position data to server logging

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server Updated

2008-01-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates to Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated server have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receieve these updates. The specific changes include: - Added new option for medigun beam to the Multiplayer-Advanced dialog. If on, the medigun beam will stay attached to the current

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2008-01-15 Thread Jason Ruymen
A new required update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. As always, please run hldsupdatetool to update your servers. The specific changes include: - Fixed medigun effect not being removed if the medic changed class while healing - Fixed being able to zoom too quickly after firing a zoomed

[hlds_announce] RE: [hlds] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server Updated

2008-02-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
it with a .cfg after the server has started. This will be fixed with the Server tag beta. Jason -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jason Ruymen Sent: Thursday, February 14, 2008 2:24 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server updated

2008-03-06 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated server have been updated. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive these updates. The specific changes include: - Removed sv_alltalk from the list of convars that affect custom server tags - Fixed Demoman grenades not hurting the shooter if

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server Updated

2008-03-13 Thread Jason Ruymen
The Linux Dedicated Server beta is now live. So if you haven't already, please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed Linux dedicated server map load problems on certain Athlon processors Jason ___ hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Dedicated Server Updated

2008-03-20 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update to Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated server have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to update. The specific changes include: - Updated versions of CP_Dustbowl, CP_Badlands, and CTF_Well with several exploit fixes - Fixed Linux build not handling FCVAR_REPLICATED and

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Coming

2008-05-02 Thread Jason Ruymen
Later today we'll be releasing a required Team Fortress 2 update. No specific timeframe yet, but we hope to have it out soon. Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com

Re: [hlds_announce] [hlds] Team Fortress 2 Update Coming

2008-05-07 Thread Jason Ruymen
This is definitely coming now. Should be live within an hour. Jason -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jason Ruymen Sent: Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:57 PM To: Half-Life dedicated Win32 server mailing list; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Coming

2008-05-09 Thread Jason Ruymen
Sometime later today we'll have a required Team Fortress 2 update. Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com http://list.valvesoftware.com/mailman/listinfo/hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2008-05-09 Thread Jason Ruymen
The required Team Fortress 2 has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed several issues with the Family Practice achievement. Players with 10/10 progress that have not been awarded the achievement will get the achievement the next time they

[hlds_announce] Upcoming Team Fortress 2 Update

2008-05-21 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 and it's dedicated servers should be available within an hour. I'll send another email once it is available though. Here's the list of changes: - Fixed mat_queue_mode crash during level transitions - Fixed rapid weapon switching allowing Medics to prevent

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2008-06-20 Thread Jason Ruymen
A new required update for Team Fortress 2 has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed Hot on your Heels counting non-flamethrower based kills - Fixed some Pyro achievements not working on some servers - Fixed Compression Blast and Flare Gun

[hlds_announce] Source Dedicated Server Updated

2008-07-09 Thread Jason Ruymen
A new Source Dedicated Server has been released. Please update your servers by running the hldsupdatetool. The specific changes include: - Fixed crash caused by excessive rcon attempts sent with incorrect password set Jason ___ hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Counter-Strike: Source Update

2008-09-23 Thread Jason Ruymen
Counter-Strike: Source has just been updated. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed clients being able to trigger sv_soundscape_printdebuginfo on the server Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list

Re: [hlds_announce] [hlds_linux] Left 4 Dead Demo Dedicated Server files available

2008-11-06 Thread Jason Ruymen
dedicated Linux server mailing list Subject: Re: [hlds_linux] Left 4 Dead Demo Dedicated Server files available We're 12 minutes from launch and all the bins doesn't seem to be available yet ? Regards Jason Ruymen a écrit : Most of the files for the Left 4 Dead Demo Dedicated Server are now

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Demo Dedicated Server updated

2008-11-06 Thread Jason Ruymen
A small fix for the Linux and Win32 L4D Demo Dedicated Servers have been released. Please run hldsupdatetool (with either the game parameter of l4d_demo, or left4dead) to get the new files. This should allow dedicated servers to run. Jason ___

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Demo Update Available

2008-11-10 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for the Left 4 Dead Demo Dedicated Server has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Tuned matchmaking to provide better search results - Added UI to host a game on a local server - Improvements and performance

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Demo Update Available

2008-11-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for the Left 4 Dead Demo has been released. Please run hldspdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Added the ability to tie game servers to Steam Community groups. Group administrators can now see the GroupID on the group's administrative page,

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Demo Update Available

2008-11-15 Thread Jason Ruymen
The Left 4 Dead Demo has been updated. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive this update. The specific changes include: - Fixed problem with users not being able to connect to dedicated servers - Fix a bug with the group browser not always showing the list of group servers - Fixed a bug with

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Demo Update Available

2008-11-16 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for the Left 4 Dead Demo has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Fixed a bug where the connection to a server would get stuck in a looping state - Made sv_steamgroup_exclusive not connect to matchmaking. Removed

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Update Available

2009-01-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Left 4 Dead has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: General - Fixed Survivors being able to climb surfaces marked for versus infected only. - Fixed a class of SurvivorBot bugs dealing with rescuing downed players.

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Update Available

2009-01-23 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Left 4 Dead has been released. Please use hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Fixed an exploit with melee where swapping weapons ignored the intended delay between swings. - In Versus mode, the Tanks' health now reflects the damage he

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Day of Defeat: Source Update Available

2009-01-28 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for TF2 and DODS is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2: - Added percentage to UberCharge HUD panel for the Medic - Added upgrade progress and levels to Engineer HUD panel for all buildings - Added

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 and Day of Defeat: Source Update Available

2009-02-16 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2, along with an optional update for Day of Defeat: Source has been released. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Pipebombs now get a reduced close range damage ramp up (like Rocket Launcher Syringe Gun)

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2009-02-18 Thread Jason Ruymen
An optional update to Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed loadout exploit Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2009-02-24 Thread Jason Ruymen
The required update for Team Fortress 2 is now live. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: New features: - Added The Force-A-Nature, The Sandman, and Bonk! - Added 35 new Scout achievements. - Added crit boosted on/off sound effects. - Added new sounds for

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2009-02-25 Thread Jason Ruymen
The required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: Gameplay changes: - Removed the damage reduction against non-stunned enemies on the new bat - Players with full health can now pick up dropped sandviches Fixes: -

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Coming

2009-03-05 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 will be released later today, hopefully within the next hour or two. Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com http://list.valvesoftware.com/mailman/listinfo/hlds_announce

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2009-03-05 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: Gameplay changes: - Added a duck timer that prevents duck spamming while running around on-ground. - In-air, players are only allowed to duck once before they touch

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2009-05-29 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update to Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Added Sniper/Spy milestone achievements as an additional way players can get the new unlockables Arena Mode: - Added tf_arena_use_queue server convar.

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2009-06-25 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please use hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: Linux Dedicated Server: - Improved connection logic to help servers that aren’t automatically reconnecting to Steam, and added extra logging to track it - Added

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Update Available

2009-06-29 Thread Jason Ruymen
An update for Left 4 Dead is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Removed the Are you ready to play Versus? confirmation - Fixed a crash when using mouse wheel or keyboard to select Campaign chapters - Fixed sv_steamgroup_exclusive servers

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Day of Defeat: Source Update Released

2009-08-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 and Day of Defeat: Source* is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2 - Fixed r_rootlod being marked as a cheat, which prevented it from being changed and caused a significant

[hlds_announce] TF2/L4D Updates Available

2009-08-21 Thread Jason Ruymen
Optional updates for Team Fortress 2, Left 4 Dead and their engine binaries are now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Left 4 Dead Engine: - Fixed an exploit that allowed files to be uploaded to the server at arbitrary locations in the

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2009-08-31 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2: - Added tf_allow_player_use server ConVar to control players executing +use while playing (defaults to 0) - Fixed a bug where full backpacks

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2009-09-02 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive it. The specific changes include: - Fixed not on camera object particle effects appearing while spectating in-eyes, and not appearing when in thirdperson - Fixed inventory bug that caused some item

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Update Available

2009-09-30 Thread Jason Ruymen
A highly recommended update for Left 4 Dead is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Item density calculation corrected for Versus games - Fixed weapon density in Crash Course - mp_gamemode now a valid command - New localized audio for

[hlds_announce] Left 4 Dead Update Released

2009-10-09 Thread Jason Ruymen
A strongly recommened update for Left 4 Dead is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Fixed campaign image not updating correctly when creating a lobby - Increased the reliabilty of the Steam Group server display - Made

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-04-29 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Added new items to commemorate our 119th (or so) update. - Fixed several issues with the Source SDK - Scout's Retire the Runner achievement updated to be:

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-04-30 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update to Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Added further PropHunt mode support: - Added a SetCustomModelRotates input, which will enable/disable whether the custom model should rotate yaw

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-05-05 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Mann Co. badges updated - Added new Primeval Warrior employee badge - Moved badges start date to the official TF2 release date of October

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source and Day of Defeat: Source Updates Available

2010-07-08 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required update for Team Fortress 2 and Day of Defeat: Source are now available. The updates to Counter-Strike: Source are optional. The specific changes include: Engine: - Fixed client crash related flashlight usage. - Fixed several issues related to alt-tabbing (invisible players, etc).

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-07-09 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2 - Fixed an exploit that allowed Engineers to build level 2/3 mini sentries. - Fixed a bug that allowed sapped buildings to be picked up by

[hlds_announce] Alien Swarm is now available

2010-07-19 Thread Jason Ruymen
Alien Swarm is now freely available on Steam. The dedicated server is available via the hldsupdatetool as well, using the game name of 'alienswarm'. Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com

[hlds_announce] Counter-Strike: Source Update Released

2010-08-24 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates to Counter-Strike: Source are now available. The specific changes include: - Added a new server ConVar sv_competitive_minspec that enforces the following restrictions on clients when set to 1:   - r_drawdetailprops     1   - r_staticprop_lod (-1 to 3)   -

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2/Counter-Strike: Source Updates Available

2010-08-26 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required update for Team Fortress 2 and Counter-Strike: Source are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine ( TF2, DoD:S, CS:S ) - Fixed a crash on startup with some video drivers. - Fixed a bug where the speaker config would be lost on Windows Vista / 7 - Fixed a case where

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2010-09-02 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update to Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Engine (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2): - Fixed a server crash caused by spamming the server with invalid rcon passwords. Team Fortress 2: - Fixed a bug in the Steamworks

[hlds_announce] TF2/CSS/DODS/HL2DM Updates Available

2010-10-06 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Shared changes (CS:S, DoD:S, HL2:DM, and TF2) * ServerBrowser now sorts by ping by default once again. * Fixed Mac crash on launch

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-10-08 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed an exploit that allowed people to bypass the Gloves of Rushing Urgently's damage taking penalty. - Made the following items nameable: Mildly Disturbing Halloween Mask, Ghastly Gibus, Soldier's Medal,

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-10-12 Thread Jason Ruymen
An optional update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed server crash caused by a Scout using the Sandman on an enemy Scout who has used Bonk! - Made Ellis' Cap and the Frying Pan tradable - Added Automatically respawn after loadout changes in respawn

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-10-18 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed a sentry gun exploit that let Engineers build multiple sentries. - Fixed Engineers being able to build level 3 mini-sentries using The Wrangler. - Fixed the Holy Mackerel hit triggering the first blood

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2010-10-19 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed another sentry gun exploit that let Engineers build multiple sentries. - Fixed Engineers being able to build level 3 mini-sentries using The Wrangler for real this time Jason

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2010-10-27 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: Engine (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Removed the rate limit for the status command when entered into the server console. - Fixed an exploit that allowed people to send fake server messages to clients. -

[hlds_announce] Counter-Strike: Source Update Released

2010-10-29 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Counter-Strike: Source is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed performance issues and memory leaks related to scoreboard display. - Fixed long-standing bug in which a player would see another player in a grenade-throwing animation when they no longer had a

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2010-11-01 Thread Jason Ruymen
An optional update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed a minor issue with the Horseless Headless Horsemann Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2010-12-02 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: Team Fortress 2: - Added check to prevent control characters from user-provided item names and descriptions (replaced with spaces). - Fixed a control point bug where players could capture points that were

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2010-12-13 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Fixed first person spectators seeing particle effects on the wearables of the person they're spectating. - Added the Pyro's Foster's Facade and

[hlds_announce] CSS/DODS/HL2DM/TF2 Update Released

2010-12-17 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates to Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source, Half-Life 2: Deathmatch and Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: Engine changes (TF2/CS/DOD):  - Improved sv_pure:   - Materials / Models / Sounds / Animations are more comprehensively protected.

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-01-03 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed an exploit related to The Amputator. - Duel result notifications now show the winner's Steam avatar. - Fixed the alpha channel for CP_Yukon's donation stamp. - Fixed a client crash caused by

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-01-19 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Shared Source Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Updated the Linux srcds_run script.    - Added warning message for people running the server as root.    -

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-02-03 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Further improved engine handling of server queries. This includes changes Alfred has been talking about recently. Team Fortress 2 - Added Rift promotional

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2011-02-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Updated the version check when connecting to a server to indicated whether the server's version of the game is older or newer than the client's version when

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-02-22 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Fixed a server crash exploit caused by malformed network packets. Counter-Strike:

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-03-23 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Added the Japan Charity Bundle items - See http://www.teamfortress.com/ for full details - Updated the localization files Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-04-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
Updates to Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the updates. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Fixed a packet injection exploit in the

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-05-05 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Fixed an OpenGL crash for Mac players - Fixed several crashes related to

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-05-13 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed a server crash caused by a mismatched items schema Jason ___ hlds_announce mailing list hlds_announce@list.valvesoftware.com

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-05-18 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: Important notes - If you were previously crashing on startup, please have Steam verify the integrity of your game cache - Update your game to the most

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-05-31 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please run hldsupdatetool to receive the update. The specific changes include: - Added the Magicka promotional item - Fixed the targetID panel not drawing in first-person spectator mode - Fixed the main menu showing through the shopping

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-06-03 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. The specific changes include: - Added the Red Faction promo item - The Maul - Added upcoming promo items for Magic: The Gathering - Added additional community submitted response rules - Doubled the item drop rate for the next week -

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Updates Released

2011-06-14 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: - Added the Spiral Knights promotional hat - Updated The Superfan, The Essential Accessories, and The Hero's Hachimaki so they can be painted - Updated The Conjurer's Cowl and The Maul so they can be crafted

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-06-15 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: - Fixed some server replay publishing bugs - Added a new ConVar replay_fileserver_offload_aborttime - Any replay publishing thread that takes longer than replay_fileserver_offload_aborttime seconds will be

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch updates now available

2011-06-23 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Updated the shared interfaces for the TF2 Free To Play update - Updated the shared

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-06-27 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates to Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Reduced CPU usage for idle servers Team Fortress 2 - Added the Splendid Screen,

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-07-01 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Fixed a case where servers would accumulate ghost players - Fixed bug with SourceTV and Replay causing player count to be off by one. Team Fortress 2 - Added

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-07-26 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: - Corrected the damage ramp for the Cow Mangler 5000 and the Soda Popper - Fixed a rare crash bug with the Demoman TFBot laying stickybomb traps - Fixed a bug that would cause team-painted wearable gibs to

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-08-30 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Fixed snd_restart breaking voice recording - Fixed a rare crash creating a listen server Team Fortress 2 - Item found notifications now correctly show up in

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-09-15 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates to Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. The specific changes include: Shared Source Changes (CS:S, DoD:S, TF2, HL2:DM) - Added a server command line option called -dumplongticks which will generate

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Available

2011-09-16 Thread Jason Ruymen
A required update for Team Fortress 2 is now available. Please download the update from the hldsupdatetool. The specific changes include: - Fixed the Demoman not being able to charge while in the air - Fixed items not drawing correctly on disguised Spies Jason

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-10-13 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch are now available. Counter-Strike: Source has also been moved to use its own engine and dedicated server depots. Because of this, dedicated server files for Counter-Strike: Source

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2 Update Released

2011-10-27 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates for Team Fortress 2 are now available. The specific changes include: - Halloween 2011 Event - Viaduct has been haunted and is now... Eyeaduct! - One full multi-piece costume set has been added for each class - Random gifts containing costume pieces drop in Eyeaduct on

[hlds_announce] Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Updates Released

2011-12-15 Thread Jason Ruymen
Required updates are now available for Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch. The specific changes include: Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM) - Fixed a bug which caused Windows Aero Extensions video option to always be enabled,