[ut2003io] 10 avg FPS. What the ... ?

Alvise alvise at e-fioi.org
Fri Feb 20 06:46:41 EST 2004

Ken Cantwell wrote:
> I'm consistently getting around 10 FPS under ut2004demo,
> surging up near 20 when the wind is blowing just right.
> My ping is down in double digits -- better than most players.
> I believe I'm configured properly: I have no complaints
> playing Enemy Territory, Wolfensten, Quake3, UT, UT2003.
> My setup (two-year-old Pogolinux Altura) is:
>   processor: Athlon-XP 1800+ (1.53 Ghz)
>   memory:    768MB
>   graphics:  NVIDIA GeForce3 Ti-200 64MB
>   router:    Netgear MR814
>   broadband: 3000Kbps up, 256Kbps down
>   OS:        Mandrake Linux 9.1
>   driver:    NVIDIA 1.0-5336 (the latest)
> Is UT2004 telling me that it's time for a new graphics card?
> That seems to be the most borderline item.
> Thanks for the advice.
> ------------
> kannonfodder

I have a system a bit smaller than yours, with a Ti-4200 anyway, and I 
had huge performance problems.
I installed the latest drivers from nVidia and everything fixed up, now 
ut2k4 runs smooth even at 1024x768, even a little smoother than ut2k3, i 
could guess.


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