[Bug 3260] New: CTF Assist awarded to player who captures the flag

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Wed Jul 11 22:37:33 EDT 2007


           Summary: CTF Assist awarded to player who captures the flag
           Product: Quake 3
           Version: 1.33 SVN
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: trivial
          Priority: P3
         Component: Misc
        AssignedTo: zakk at icculus.org
        ReportedBy: zeffrin at gmail.com
         QAContact: quake3-bugzilla at icculus.org

This may only be apparent on a server with one player in the team, or even an
empty server Im not sure but thats the way I found it.  Although judging by the
code it would appear to not matter. 

In game/g_team.c   Team_TouchOurFlag()   where the bonuses are handed out the
assist bonus does not check if player == other resulting in the player who
captures the flag receiving both the capture points and an assist bonus
providing CTF_RETURN_FLAG_ASSIST_TIMEOUT is not currently in effect.

Interestingly this does not occur in ID Software's production release of

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