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0003377Zandronum[All Projects] Bugpublic2018-02-20 12:232018-02-20 14:29
Ivan 
 
normalminoralways
newopen 
3.0 
 
0003377: Survival Points can overflow
Here's a funny image:https://imgur.com/a/6IdpI [^]

The map had so many potent monsters that the player points overflew, then ended up positive by the end of the map regardless. Point limit should probably be increased.
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2018-02-20 12:23IvanNew Issue
2018-02-20 13:03KorshunNote Added: 0019078
2018-02-20 13:06KorshunNote Edited: 0019078bug_revision_view_page.php?bugnote_id=19078#r11423
2018-02-20 14:29IvanNote Added: 0019079

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Korshun   
2018-02-20 13:03   
(edited on: 2018-02-20 13:06)
Speaking of overflows, can Zandronum stop using 16-bit variables in so many places in network code? It used 16-bit item counts in 2.0 (fixed in 3.0), but it STILL uses 16-bit HP in netcode:https://zandronum.com/tracker/view.php?id=3050 [^]

If you believe that using 32-bit ints everywhere will unacceptably increase bandwidth use, implement variable width ints into the protocol.

EDIT: did I mention 16-bit TIDS in the protocol? (fixed in 3.0).

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Ivan   
2018-02-20 14:29   
Oddly enough, monster healths can be above 32767, they use 32 bit ints. And I had observed the player health problem, that's why I had to limit player health to 16k in my mod.