[ut2004] 3236 linux server startup takes really long

Gian Paolo Mureddu Thetargos at tutopia.com
Wed Jun 16 18:02:53 EDT 2004

Matthew Arnold wrote:

> Marco Puszina wrote:
>> hi @ll,
>> anyone else getting reaaaaly large startup times with 3236? up to 2 
>> mins here - even on mapswitch - i got some feedback from admins with 
>> the same problem on the atari forums..
> Unfortunately, this seems to be the case with the client too. Someone 
> on Linux Games said that loading BR-Slaughterhouse took forever. I 
> just tried it. It took almost five minutes to load the level with no 
> bots! And no, I don't have "preload skins" checked. The load times for 
> the standard maps were never anything anywhere near this long before. 
> Most of that time, the hard drive was idle. ut2004 was eating 99% of 
> my CPU. I suppose that there's no way to roll the patch back without 
> reinstalling . . .
> Matt
Wow! I wonder how much will it take to my system to load a quite heavy 
map like the CTF-Skorbut or the DM-2019!! (With the current patch it 
takes almost 5 minutes to load those two maps).

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